Movies like Mine

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Mine (2016)
 5.9
 15K
Mine (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Spain, Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a failed assassination attempt, a soldier finds himself stranded in the desert. Exposed to the elements, he must survive the dangers of the desert and battle the psychological and physical toll of the treacherous conditions.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, touching
Plot: survival, soldier, hallucination, desert, sandstorm, stranded, parent child relationship, landmine, suicide, u.s. marine, dehydration, father son relationship, abusive father, assassination attempt, sniper, american soldier, marine, gunfight, animal attack, self sacrifice, getting home, dessert, ambush, perseverance, war on terror ...
Time: 2010s

Most similar movies to Mine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspenseful and serious films with plots about survival, soldier, danger, desert, military, escapades and explosion mostly in Drama, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like Mine: Allies (2014), Eden (2014), The Hurt Locker (2008), Canopy (2013), Edge of Winter (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
 837
Allies (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: August 1944 two months after D-Day, the Allies are advancing across France. A team of British and American commandos are dropped behind enemy lines on a secret mission to ambush a German Officer and steal maps charting the location of the enemy ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: military, world war two, soldier, ambush, secret mission, battles, danger, friendship, survival, gun, minefield, shot in the head ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 3K
Eden (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA, Malaysia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After their plane crashes off the coast of a deserted Pacific island, the surviving members of an American soccer team find themselves in the most dire of circumstances with limited resources, dwindling food supply and no rescue coming any time ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: island, survival, team, desperation, stranded, struggle for survival, hostility, fight, plane crash, starvation, mercy killing, isolation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.6
 414K
The Hurt Locker (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Style: realistic, tense, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, iraq war, army, military, sniper, marines, terrorism, gulf war, war, bomb squad, determination, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: iraq, middle east, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.9
 978
Canopy (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between 2 young men becomes everything, when an Australian soldier takes refuge under the canopied jungles of Singapore, during the violent Japanese invasion in World War II. Jim is lost, injured and defenseless in a hostile, ...
Style: realistic, tense, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, world war two, survival, soldier, danger, war, communication problem, military, escape, chase, very little dialogue, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: singapore, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: psychological thriller, tense, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Plot: winter, cold weather, stranded, parent child relationship, survival, mentally unstable, child in peril, male bonding, divorced parents, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, male friendship ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 4.7
 651
Stranded (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the brutal murder of his beloved brother, a small-town surfer seeks revenge against the gang of merciless thugs he holds responsible. However, when another tragedy brings him face to face with the consequences of his actions, he must seek ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: revenge, murder, held at gunpoint, marine, desert, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, bikini, sex on table ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.3
 773
Only the Brave (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A searing portrait of war and prejudice, 'Only the Brave' takes you on a haunting journey into the hearts and minds of the forgotten heroes of WWII - the Japanese-American 100th/442nd.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, world war two, soldier, military, military life, survival, society, heroic mission, daring rescue, danger, war, battle zone ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, usa, italy, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elite snipers Brandon Beckett and Richard Miller are tasked with protecting a gas pipeline from terrorists looking to make a statement. When battles with the enemy lead to snipers being killed by a ghost shooter who knows their exact location, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: sniper, mission, battle, battles, terrorist, u.s. marine corps, security, enemy, terrorism, military, terrorist group, moral dilemma ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 6K
Walking Out (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A city teen who travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they encounter a grizzly bear
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, wilderness, hunting, survival, snow, estranged father, becoming an adult, parent child relationship, grownups, teenage boy, fear ...
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Sugar Mountain (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers, down on their luck, fake a disappearance in the Alaskan wilderness so they'll have a great survival story to sell, but the hoax turns out to be more real than they planned.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: brother brother relationship, prison, mishap, brothers, survival, deception, brother, desert, plan, wilderness, snow, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 23K
The Wall (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, rough, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, iraq war, marines, american soldier, ambush, trapped, murder, desert, duel, bad guy wins, rifle, wounded soldier ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Against the Sun (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, ocean or sea, military, isolation, human spirit, danger, getting home, adventure, human nature, lifeboat, soldier, disaster film ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 3K
Tobruk (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In September 1942, the German Afrika Korps under Rommel have successfully pushed the Allies back into Egypt. A counter-attack is planned, for which the fuel dumps at Tobruk are a critical impediment. In order to aid the attack, a group of British ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, desert, rescue, soldier, battles, military, adventure, espionage, war, escapades, leadership, undercover ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1942, frogman
Place: africa, libya, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 12K
Kilo Two Bravo (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: British soldiers guarding the Kajaki Dam set out to rescue a three-man team after one of them loses a leg to a landmine.
Style: bleak, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, bravery, desert, military, british army, minefield, heroic mission, danger, battle zone, military life, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Hunter of the Apocalypse (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During the Vietnam war, an American soldier gets trapped beind enemy lines. A squad of his buddies sets out to rescue him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence, behind enemy lines, against the odds, anti war, apocalypse, battles, gory, chaos, stoners, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, saigon, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Father of a Soldier (1964)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During World War II, оld Georgian peasant wine-grower Georgy (Sergo Zakariadze) leaves his Georgian village and goes off to the front line, hoping to find his son. George should see and transfer a lot of things, he becomes a soldier and only in ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, touching, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: great patriotic war, father son relationship, military, death of son, soldier, fatherhood, dead son, wound, world war two, military uniform, journey, father figure ...
Time: 1940s
Place: russia, caucasus, berlin germany, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
 5K
Rust Creek (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: stranded, survival, in the woods, gang, fight to the death, crimes, illegal drugs, small town sheriff, murder, female director, forest, sheriff ...
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The One That Got Away (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The existence of the anti-Iraq coalition was threatened when Saddam targetted Israel. In order to keep Israel out of the war, and the coalition together the Scuds had to be stopped. SAS patrol Bravo Two Zero, under the command of Sgt. Andy McNab was ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gulf war, battles, military, soldier, desert, anti war, confined, heroes, war, danger, military life, captivity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: iraq, middle east, israel, saudi arabia, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 10K
Scenic Route (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Stranded on an isolated desert road, two life-long friends fight for survival as their already strained relationship spirals into knife-wielding madness.
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: desert, friends, fight, breaking point, murder, isolation, stupidity, on the road, workaholic, confined, summer, dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1972, year 1977, year 1983, 70s ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Children of Huang Shi (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia, China, Germany, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: About young British journalist, George Hogg, who with the assistance of a courageous Australian nurse, saves a group of orphaned children during the Japanese occupation of China in 1937.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: survival, orphan, rescue, selflessness, self discovery, soldier, danger, heroes, daring rescue, escapades, society, invasion ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 30s ...
Place: china, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 4K
The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, honeymoon, deadly, dangerous animal, desert, danger, tour guide, grand canyon, isolation, newlyweds, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
El Alamein - The Line of Fire (2002)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: War seen through the eyes of Serra, a university student from Palermo who volunteers in 1942 to fight in Africa. He is assigned to the Pavia Division on the southern line in Egypt. Rommel and the Axis forces are bogged down; it's October, the ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: world war two, soldier, battles, friendship, military, war, danger, wartime life, military life, behind enemy lines, battle, introspection ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1942
Place: middle east, egypt, africa, libya, palermo italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 10K
A War (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Company commander Claus Michael Pedersen and his men are stationed in Helmand, Afghanistan. Meanwhile back in Denmark, with a husband at war and three children missing their father, everyday life is a struggle for Claus' wife Maria. During a ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, captivating
Plot: army, family, court case, soldier, killed in action, witness, officer, outpost, trial, sniper, murder, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: afghanistan, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 937
The Patrol (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, Morocco
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Afghanistan, 2006, Helmand Province becomes one of the most dangerous places on Earth as the British Army is deployed into the Taliban heartland. The Operation, Herrick, became synonymous with the struggle as British troops fought a losing battle ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, survival, war, military, military life, isolation, british army, chaos, desert, danger, confined, anti war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 6K
Disorder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An ex-soldier with PTSD is hired to protect the wife and child of a wealthy Lebanese businessman while he's out of town.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: bodyguard, post traumatic stress disorder, soldier, ex soldier, threat, mansion, hallucination, paranoia, neo noir, rich man, anxiety, surveillance camera ...
Time: 2010s
Place: maryland, france, afghanistan, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: desert, adventure, survival, air disaster, rescue, stranded, introspection, struggle for survival, human nature, danger, getting home, radio ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 10K
Theeb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jordan, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: desert, world war one, survival, coming of age, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, danger, escapades, culture clash, bedouin, british soldier, journey ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, jordan, ottoman empire, arabia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sand Serpents (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and a small group of Marines are stranded in the remote Afghan desert. But it ain't the Taliban that's worrying them, it's these giant refugees from Tremors. In fact the big worms prove to be an ally of sorts by doing ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, scary, serious
Plot: soldier, taliban, explosion, survival, mutant, danger, deadly, chaos, war, desert, abandoned mine, worm ...
Time: prehistory
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Duel at Diablo (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, apache, native american, track down, tough heroes, on the run, rescue, old west, husband wife relationship, heroes, gunfight, battle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas, arizona, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%