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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life (1999)
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life (1999)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Africa, December 1916. Despite disobeying orders, Indy is promoted to Captain after capturing a German machine gun. He is then ordered to cross the jungle with Remy and Captain Boucher to pick up a shipment of weaponry. Along the way his Ubangan Sgt, Barthelemy picks up the sole surviving child from a disease ridden village despite Boucher's orders against it. On the way back, Indy and company succumb to disease themselves, and are picked up by Albert Schweitzer and the orderlies from his jungle hospital. At first resistant to being treated by a German, Indy soon begins to realize that Schweitzer is not interested in war, only attempting to cure people against all odds.
Style: cult film
Plot: fight, world war one, army, violence, german, heroes, desert, tough guy, warrior, soldier, american soldier, gun, french, boat, capture, german soldier, infantry, american, war hero, brawl, sand, machine gun, explosion, piano, showdown ...
Place: congo

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Most similar movies to The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, cult film and realistic films with plots about battles, battle, combat, heroes, explosion, battlefield and violence mostly in Adventure, War and Action genres. Some movies like The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Oganga, the Giver and Taker of Life: Strike Commando (1986), The Dirty Dozen (1967), Nam Angels (1989), Strike Commando 2 (1988), Giants of Rome (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Trenches of Hell (1999)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: August, 1917. Using the name 'Henri Defense', 17 year old Indiana Jones has enlisted in the Belgian army to fight in the Great War. After all his commanding officers have been wiped out during combat in Flanders, Corporal ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: helmet, frenchman, french soldier, world war one, army, battlefield, infantry, german army, french army, fedora, trench warfare, battle ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Phantom Train of Doom (1999)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: November, 1916. Indiana Jones and Remy Baudouin have managed to get a transfer from the European trenches to the plains of Africa. On arrival they both receive a promotion to the rank of lieutenant in the Belgian Army. When they take the wrong train ...
Plot: violence, sand, behind enemy lines, war violence, fedora, helmet, battle, commando unit, commando mission, combat, gun, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Daredevils of the Desert (1999)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Working with a beautiful lady spy, Indiana Jones is assigned to assist the British forces in their attack on the Turkish-occupied town of Beersheba. With a regiment of the Australian Lighthorsemen approaching, Indy must defuse the explosives the ...
Plot: gunfight, war veteran, attack, villain, turban, machine gun, battle, heroes, battles, arab, machine gun nest, gun ...
Time: 1910s
Place: arabia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, heroes, pirate, adventure, danger, escapades, world spanning, secret place, disorder, deathtrap, death of girlfriend ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1919, year 1918, 1900s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Tales of Innocence (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: June 1918. Indiana Jones is working to get Austrian deserters safely to the allies side in the Italian Alps. In his spare time, he is wooing an Italian beauty named Guiletta. When he finds out another man is vying for her attention, Indy and his new ...
Plot: explosion, trench warfare, world war one veteran, brunette, french soldier, helmet, sword fight, adventure hero, fedora, love triangle, german, bar ...
Time: 1910s
Place: italy, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Attack of the Hawkmen (1995)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Indiana Jones transfers from the Belgian army to the French intelligence service, where his first assignment is as a reconnaissance photographer for the 124th Squadron, a group of volunteer American pilots in the French army. When his plane is shot ...
Plot: fighter plane, fighter pilot, pilot, aerial combat, fedora, airplane, world war one, adventurer, leather jacket
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Spring Break Adventure (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sixth film in the series.
Style: cult film
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy shirt, horse chase, one against many, cowboy, outlaw gang, repeating rifle, bar shootout, six shooter, historic figure, explosion, blood spatter ...
Time: year 1916, 1910s
Place: mexico, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Adventures in the Secret Service (1999)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Indiana Jones, now a captain in the French army, is assigned to escort two Austrian princes to meet with Emperor Karl I and convince him to broker a peace deal with France and Britain at the expense of Austria's alliance with Germany. Two ...
Plot: secret service, fedora, russian revolution, train, world war one, embassy
Time: 1910s
Place: austria, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Strike Commando (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While operating behind enemy lines, Sgt. Mike Ransom learns of a Russian presence in North Vietnam. Ordered to obtain proof of this discovery, Ransom returns to enemy territory but is captured and subjected to a variety of tortures. Eventually he ...
Plot: jungle, ak 47, fistfight, torture, martial arts, commando, violence, gun duel, gunfight, gun sau, infiltration, machine gun ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy ch√Ęteau and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the ...
Style: exciting, serious, intense, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: behind enemy lines, world war two, soldier, military, squad, military base, mission, machismo, suicide mission, against the odds, d day, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: europe, france, brittany, london, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Nam Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless soldiers on motorcycles.
Style: cult film
Plot: rescue mission, motorcycle, martial arts, beating, fistfight, battle, brawl, ak 47, commando, rescue, machine gun, m 16 ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Strike Commando 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release. Michael, reluctantly aided by local tough-girl Rosanna Boom, is dispatched by the CIA to ...
Style: cult film
Plot: soldier, war, mercenary, enemy, veteran, hand to hand combat, terrorist group, ninja, truck, knife, war violence, smuggling ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
 214
Giants of Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite group of soldiers led by the courageous Claudius Marcellus are handpicked by Julius Caesar to embark on a desperate and dangerous suicide mission to destroy the Druids' secret weapon.
Plot: camp, strongman, armor, cavalry, sword duel, dead rabbit, standoff, behind enemy lines, raft, staff, flaming arrow, cowardice ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Kelly's Heroes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A misfit group of World War II American soldiers goes AWOL to rob a bank behind German lines.
Style: semi serious, cynical, suspense, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, world war two, gold, behind enemy lines, military, war, german, escapades, soldier, cons and scams, danger, bank ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 520
Five for Hell (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Gianni 'John' Garko stars as the fun-loving leader of a bunch of oddball, acrobatic G.I.s whose mission is to steal the German's secret attack plans from a villa behind enemy lines, where they run into a brutal Nazi commander played ...
Plot: shooting range, battle, knife, karate, beating, casualty of war, army, female gunfighter, german, baseball, electrocution, behind enemy lines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, adventure, island, german, behind enemy lines, battles, military, resistance, allies, war, against the odds, save the day ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 6K
Zulu Dawn (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously popular Zulu. Set in 1879, this film depicts the catastrophic Battle of ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: battles, imperialism, military, heroes, soldier, victory, violence, battle, british empire, death, spear throwing, colonialism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Devil of the Desert Against the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The daughter of a noble man is sold into slavery, only to be later rescued by the film's hero. Repackaged from an original Sword-and-Sandal italian film.
Plot: super strength, princess, slave trader, fight to the death, arab, rhinoceros, shield, walled city, dagger, palace, soldier, rebellion ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An American Army officer is recruited by the yet to exist Israel to help them form an army. He is disturbed by this sudden appeal to his jewish roots. Each of Israel's Arab neighbors has vowed to invade the poorly prepared country as soon as ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: battles, heroes, military, political unrest, ambition, rebellion, escapades, state affairs, war, politics, hopes, leadership ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1948, year 1947
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Pacific Inferno (1979)
Genre: War
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy hands. Among the prisoners the Japanese have taken are two ...
Plot: machine gun, fistfight, imperial japan, behind enemy lines, tank, american soldier, military, water, japanese soldier, world war two, judo throw, diver ...
Time: 1940s
Place: usa, japan, asia, pacific ocean, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: ship, french, invasion, navy, execution, first love, battles, adventurer, heroes, military, intrigue, leadership ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Vietnam, 1969. War is Hell. For Marine Sergeant Jack Stryker (Brian Schulz), however, Hell is just the beginning. Trapped outside a Viet Cong village, Stryker takes two bullets to the leg. Sent home from the war, he discovers his ex-girlfriend ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, heroes, psychopath, battles, jungle, cult, gang, best friends, rivalry, war, danger ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Horatio Homblower, now promoted to Acting Lieutenant, captures the French ship Le Reve off the Spanish coast. The Captain of the French ship is furious that such a youngster has pulled off such a coup. But far more daunting is Hornblower's ...
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: sea battle, ship, military, adventurer, pow, navy, pardon, battles, state affairs, escapades, war, heroes ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 6.4
 723
The 7th Dawn (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Political and personal intrigues surround a group of characters in Malaya, after the close of the Second World War.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, battles, a.i., war, rivalry, heroes, escapades, betrayal, military, state affairs, soldier, adventure ...
Place: asia, russia, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, mountain, espionage, heroes, military, undercover, double agent, behind enemy lines, explosion, parachute, falling from height, castle ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, austria, bavaria, alps, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.0
 345
Dune Warriors (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After the end of the world, Earth is a thirsty planet ruled by vicious warlords. One woman is brave enough to fight back; she bands together five warriors to save her town and their precious water
Style: psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, gunfight, duel, blood spatter, brawl, soldier, future war, fight, sword duel, kung fu, fencing, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The 300 Spartans (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, soldier, battles, heroic mission, adventure, warrior, master warrior, chaos, chaos and mayhem, against the odds, danger, leadership ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, rome italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sharpe: The Legend (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Several years after the battle of Waterloo, a former soldier from Shoreditch sits in a London inn reminiscing about the brave and determined officer who took him to hell and back. The narrator is Rifleman Cooper, and the officer whose fame he ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, french accent, adventure hero, british, french, flintlock rifle, legendary hero, fictional biography, battle, flintlock pistol, english, rifle ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Zone Troopers (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: American soldiers, led by The Sarge, are stuck behind Nazi enemy lines. As they make their way across the Italian countryside, they come across an alien spaceship that has crash-landed in the woods. The alien pilot is dead, but one of the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, offbeat, humorous
Plot: world war two, soldier, behind enemy lines, alien, spacecraft, hand grenade, ufo, race against time, daring rescue, in the woods, danger, war ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 204
Cry of Battle (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During World War II, the spoiled son of a wealthy businessman finds himself involved in the guerrilla movement fighting against the Japanese, and finds romance and adventure.
Plot: world war two, river battle, american soldier, truck, surprise attack, interracial friendship, gunfight, violence, bayonet, japanese soldier, filipino, explosion ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%