Movies like Cargo 2006

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Cargo (2006)
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Cargo (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young backpacker gets into some trouble in Africa and stows away on a cargo ship heading to Europe.
Plot: theft, chase, strong female character, kitchen, masturbation, graffiti, bird, tourist, pursuit, male nudity, cooking, refugee, self sacrifice, cook, smuggling, murder, bar, passport, head butt, stowaway, cargo ship, sea captain, talking to mirror, shaving, bird cage ...
Place: africa

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Most similar movies to Cargo

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about murder, chase, danger, violence, death, runaway and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Cargo: Out in the Open (2019), Toro (2016), All the Little Animals (1998), Monos (2019), True North (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Out in the Open (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A boy escaped from home, listening, crouched in the depths of his hiding place, the cries of the men who seek him. When the game passes, what remains before him is an infinite and arid plain that he must cross if he wants to get away definitively ...
Plot: pocket watch, water, fire, blood, nameless character, compass, based on a novel, wasteland, deception, heat, bus, pit ...
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Toro (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Toro (Spanish for "Bull") is a young con man and the right hand of Romano, a powerful mob boss in Torremolinos, Málaga (Andalusia, south to Spain). After Toro decides to leave Romano to get a life free of crime, his last sting fails, ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mafia, chase, murder, card playing, fight, police, mob boss, niece, cards, betrayal, revenge, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
All the Little Animals (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An emotionally challenged young man named Bobby (Christian Bale) runs away from home in order to escape his abusive stepfather who has killed his pets. He meets an old man, Mr. Summers (John Hurt), who spends his time traveling and giving burials to ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, psychological, touching
Plot: on the run, pets, mental illness, murder, knife, ladybug, brain damage, pajamas, teenage life, love and romance, society, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: cornwall, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.9
 16K
Monos (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Argentina, Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Uruguay, USA, Switzerland, Denmark, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.
Style: ambiguous ending, avant garde, suspense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: child soldier, teenage boy, teenage girl, firearm, nudity (full frontal - brief), escape, rescue, chase, violence, surrealism, hostage, mountain ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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True North (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Ireland, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The crew of a bankrupt Scottish trawler turn to smuggling illegal immigrants over the stormy waters of the North Sea.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, touching, serious
Plot: ship, fisherman, illegal immigration, parents and children, moral dilemma, dishonesty, ocean, life is a bitch, ocean or sea, stowaway, human nature, human trafficking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.3
 186
The Timekeeper (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A l'automne 1964, la construction des 52 derniers milles du chemin de fer du Grand lac des Esclaves est en voie d'achèvement. Une bande hétéroclite de travailleurs instables, ivrognes et voleurs, est recrutée dans les tavernes par ...
Style: uplifting, touching, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: adventure, concentration camp, crimes, escapades, alcohol abuse, chase, corruption, pursuit, outcast, theft, murder, rifle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Eye for an Eye (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mario, an exemplary man, lives in a village on the Galician coast. In the old people’s home, where he works as a nurse, everyone appreciates him. When the best known narco in the area, Antonio Padín, recently released from prison, enters the ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, mafia, police raid, murder, lawyer, prison, police, drug dealer, doctor, danger, organized crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, cult, social relations, religions or cults, psychopath, mate swapping, deadly, life is a bitch, society, clergy, historical figure, tragedy ...
Time: 70s
Place: caribbean, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Shadow of the Wolf (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the 1930's, Agaguk lives his traditional Inuit life. But one day, there is a murder in the tribe and Agaguk becomes a suspect. Soon he becomes persecuted by Henderson, a mean mountie, and he must flee through the cold winter of Northen ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: survival, village, adventure, crimes, on the run, danger, wilderness, murder, eskimo indian, family life, village life, false accusation ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, scenic ...
Plot: dangerous animal, survival, adventure, jungle, danger, colonialism, lion, adventurer, obsessive quest, heroes, culture clash, bridge ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Nightingale (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: In 1829, Claire, a 21-year-old Irish convict, chases a British soldier through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. She enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: colonization, brutality, aborigine, racial prejudice, murder, revenge, rape revenge, female protagonist, racism, chase, pursuit, prejudice ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: australia, tasmania, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.4
 6K
El nino (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two youths, Niño and Compi, enter the world of drug smuggling in the Strait of Gibraltar; while two police officers, Jesús and Eva, try to eradicate the contraband.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: drug traffic, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, law enforcement, drug trafficking, smuggling, hashish, graphic violence, police, police helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 3.9
 146
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, agent, rivalry, crimes, stalking, special agents, chase, secret agents, heroes, chases and races, deadly, embezzlement ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Murder in the First (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, murder, lawyer, courtroom, warden, theft, solitary, prisoner, fighting the system, warner bros, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s, year 1938 ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.8
 195K
Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, secret agents, female assassin, cia, teenage girl, hitman, female killer, female warrior, undercover, vengeance, spy, super soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, berlin germany, morocco, europe, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
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Horizon Line (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple flying on a small plane to attend a tropical island wedding must fight for their lives after their pilot suffers a heart attack.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, intense, realistic
Plot: natural disaster, strong female character, save the day, island, male female relationship, plane crash, airplane, flying, fear, weather, catastrophe, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Naked Prey (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of men are on safari. One of the party refuses to give a gift to a tribe they encounter. The tribe is offended, seizes the party, and one-by-one, kills all but one of the safari members in various creative and horrifying ways. The last ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, tribe, hunter, wilderness, on the run, chase, manhunt, deadly, danger, adventurer, culture clash, cannibalism ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.1
 6K
Restraint (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two fugitives land in hot water when they take a hostage who poses a threat to their well-being.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, psychopath, on the run, murder, seduction, mansion, lie, survival, mind game, held captive, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Ice Runner (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: US-agent West travels to Moscow for the CIA in order to buy Russian weapons and to send them to the rebels in Afghanistan. When West gets caught he hides his identity and receives 15 years in a working camp in Siberia as penalty
Plot: prison escape, male nudity
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Flight of the Innocent (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The boy Vito is a portrait of beauty and wide-eyed innocence spawned from a violent family of kidnapers and murderers in the South of Italy. When his entire family is murdered by a rival clan of kidnapers, Vito must flee for his own life and in the ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, kidnapping, hostage, family relations, gang, chase, on the run, crime, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, europe, southern italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.4
 582
Operation E (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, bleak
Plot: kidnapping, jungle, survival, captivity, race against time, confined, rescue, escapades, rebellion, danger, political unrest, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An American couple (John Malkovich, Debra Winger) drift toward emptiness in postwar North Africa.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: desert, friendship, infidelity, extramarital affair, adultery, crumbling marriage, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, family problems, friends, couples ...
Time: 80s, 1940s
Place: sahara, africa, new york, sahara desert, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 2K
Miss Julie (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A footman seduces a count's daughter. Adaptation of August Strindberg's famous play.
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: social differences, couple relations, couples, power relations, love and romance, betrayal, master and servant, society, romance, seduction, class differences, self loathing ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.6
 23K
The Passenger (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: David Locke (Jack Nicholson) is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes ...
Style: stylized, tense, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: desert, passport, identity, hotel, on the road, terrorism, espionage, starting over, journalism, journalist, war correspondent, guide ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: barcelona, europe, africa, north africa, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Lord of the Flies (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Amidst a nuclear war, a plane carrying a group of schoolboys crash lands on a deserted island. With no adult survivors, the boys are forced to fend for themselves. At first they cooperate, but when the they split into two separate camps -- one led ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids
Plot: wilderness, island, survival, innocence lost, human nature, rivalry, adolescence vs adulthood, isolation, youth, danger, against the rules, social differences ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 37K
Black Sea (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on-board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tricky ...
Plot: submarine, underwater, sea, underwater scene, ocean or sea, gold, boat, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, survival, ocean ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 1941
Place: black sea, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.6
 66K
Cell 211 (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of two men on different sides of a prison riot -- the inmate leading the rebellion and the young guard trapped in the revolt, who poses as a prisoner in a desperate attempt to survive the ordeal.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, hidden identity, prison guard, confined, hostage, convict, penitentiary, trapped, prison riot, reformatory, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Statement (2003)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, France, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a German occupied part in the North and a semi-independent part in the south ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic ...
Plot: war criminal, investigation, politics, murder, on the run, fighting the system, danger, life is a bitch, state affairs, law enforcement, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 1940s, 1990s, 90s
Place: france, europe, vichy, provence, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.7
 104K
Deliverance (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: wilderness, hillbilly, adventure, rape, canoe, survival, friendship, survivor, banjo, rescue, danger, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Indonesia, France, Malaysia, Thailand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After encountering a group of bandits with plans to rape and steal from her, a young widow ventures into the wilderness in search of justice.
Style: art house, suspenseful, scenic, uplifting
Plot: remote village, murder, travel, redemption, trip, rape, theft, criminal gang, revenge, childbirth, poverty, chase ...
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%