Movies like The Man Without a Country

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The Man Without a Country (1973)
 7.4
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The Man Without a Country (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: At his court-martial, an American Army officer renounces his country. For his punishment he is ordered to spend the rest of his life on a ship that sails all over the world, but he will never be allowed to set foot on his country's soil. nor come within site of it, nor be allowed to know anything about the country
Plot: patriot, amnesty, rebellious youth, ship, sailor, sea battle, warship, sailboat, exile, boat, traitor, officer, political conspiracy, patriotism, court martial, rowboat, sailing ship, burial at sea
Time: 1800s

Most similar movies to The Man Without a Country

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, ship, family relations, catastrophe and survival mostly in Drama, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like The Man Without a Country: Anything to Survive (1990), The Yearling (1994), Wet Gold (1984), The Rover (1967), White Squall (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Anything to Survive (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A father and his children are caught by a storm whilst sailing in Alaska. When they get shipwrecked, things go from bad to worse.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, island, rescue, wilderness, survival, catastrophe, adventure, getting home, confined, siblings relations, escapades, showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 267
The Yearling (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1870s Florida, a rural family struggles to survive. A lonely twelve-year-old son, Jody (Wil Horneff), the lone surviving child, against his mother's better judgment eventually persuades his parents to allow him a pet fawn, which Jody grows ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: coming of age, family relations, countryside, orphan, friends, power relations, bittersweet, adventure, family, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.0
 220
Wet Gold (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wet Gold is the story of a young woman (Laura), who works as a waitress in a cafe. Laura stumbles across a drunk elderly man (Sampson), who fills her with exciting stories of a boat that went down with millions in gold. Although Laura's ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, store, alcohol abuse, love triangle, beach, escapades, adventure, adventurer, ship, island ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.3
 405
The Rover (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.
Plot: sailor, pirate, treasure, mediterranean, sailboat, machete, military uniform, french revolution, treasure chest, ship, military officer, amnesty ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 21K
White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: serious, emotional, rough, suspense, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sailing, coming of age, storm at sea, catastrophe, adventure, friendship, survival, 15 year old, danger, escapades, ocean or sea, sailboat ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960
Place: jamaica, connecticut, cuba, west indies, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.6
 516
Hurricane (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid this man-made tension comes a powerful hurricane so devastating, the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, disaster movie, psychotronic
Plot: beach, forbidden love, island, escapades, injustice, danger, opposites attract, catastrophe, love affair, adventure, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
A High Wind in Jamaica (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1870, a Jamaican colonial family sends its children to Britain for proper schooling, but their ship is taken over by pirates, who become fond of the kids.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, captivating
Plot: pirate, stowaway, pirate ship, ocean or sea, child in peril, sailing ship, sword fight, sailboat, escapades, danger, kidnapping, young heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Horatio Hornblower: Retribution (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hornblower and the other officers of the Renown must return to Jamaica to face a court-martial and possible execution for their actions in relieving their unstable captain.
Style: exciting, rough, captivating, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: sea battle, rebellion, war hero, military, adventure, military life, rivalry, army investigation, war, escapades, heroes, legal ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: jamaica, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 186
Lost Seamen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Jean-Claude Izzo, this melancholic movie focuses on three sailors being the last remaining crew members on their ship which is aground in the harbor of Marseille. After the owner has sold the "Aldébaran", only the ...
Plot: female director, abandoned ship, tragic event, male nudity, female nudity, masturbation, pubic hair, sailor
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 1K
Kidnapped (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Scottish orphan David Balfour (Lawrence Douglas) is betrayed by his wicked uncle Ebeneezer (Donald Pleasance), who arranges for David to be kidnapped and sold into slavery so that Unk can claim his inheritance. The boy is rescued and befriended by ...
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: ship, intrigue, kidnapping, orphan, rescue, vengeance, dishonesty, danger, escapades, adventure, adventurer, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 193
Nattseilere (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Set on the island of Senja in Northern Norway in 1877. Båremor, a 14 year old girl is washed ashore almost dead. No-one knows her and she remembers nothing of her past. A poor fisherman family take care of her, but she never feels at home among ...
Plot: escape, search, nature, boat, blackout, ocean, manhunt, water, small community, coast
Time: 1870s, 1800s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the true story of baby Jessica McClure who fell into a drain pipe in her back yard while playing. She was stuck in the pipe about 20 to 30 feet down and it took rescuers 58 hours to get her out. There was fear that if they shook the earth ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: daring rescue, confined, escapades, babies and infants, heroes, isolation, danger, twins, mother daughter relationship, police, baby, pipe ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
We Were the Mulvaneys (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name, We Were the Mulvaneys is a sensitive portrayal of one family's journey as they face conflict, fear, tragedy and ultimately, themselves.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, family life, couples, family problems, love and romance, life is a bitch, family in crisis, alcohol abuse, brother brother relationship, loneliness, fear, innocence lost ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Wicked Lady (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph, however, and she becomes the new Lady, but despite her new wealthy situation, she gets bored and turns to highway robbery for thrills. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: highwayman, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, social differences, love and romance, unlikely criminals, escapades, crimes, adventure, hidden identity, adventurer, heist ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Prisoner of Zenda, Inc. (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When young computer genius Rudy inherits his father's business his avaricious uncle has him kidnapped and held hostage until the boy signs off all rights to the lucrative enterprise. Not wanting the uncle to control, a pair of corporate ...
Style: exciting, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, baseball, teenager, family, switching roles, crimes, adventure, daring rescue, cons and scams, mistaken identity, dishonesty, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 297
9 Fingers (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the middle of the night, Magloire is smoking a cigarette in an abandoned train station when the police shows up for an ID check. He starts running with no luggage, no future until he meets a dying man from whom he inherits a fortune. Magloire is ...
Plot: heist, ship, gang, toilet, wound, corpse, boat, gunshot, seasickness, cargo ship, money, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 466
The Whale (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dramatic retelling of the fateful last voyage of the Nantucket whaleship Essex. When the Essex is attacked and sunk by a sperm whale in November 1820, her crew take to three fragile whalers. Alone in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, the men must ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspense, intense ...
Plot: whale, adventure, survival, danger, dangerous animal, shipwreck, escapades, ship, rescue, lost at sea, catastrophe, isolation ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Eagle in a Cage (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 1815. A soldier becomes the governor of St. Helena and jailer of Napoleon
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: island, napoleon, fortress, exile, unfulfilled love, battles, wartime life, soldier, uniform, warship, escape, carriage ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
Without Warning: The James Brady Story (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1981, during the assassination attempt on then President Ronald Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady was shot and left paralyzed.
Plot: assassination, handicap, obstacle
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 766
The Sea Wolf (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack London's brutal Wolf Larson brings a shipwrecked aristocrat and a con woman aboard his doomed ship, the Ghost.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: cons and scams, ocean or sea, cause and meaning, obsession, danger, psychopath, survival, ship, ghost, battles, friends, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 469
St. Helens (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The movie begins with the volcano's awakening on March 20 and ends with its eruption on May 18, 1980
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, adventure, escapades, danger, wilderness, racism, forces of nature, evacuation, society, journalism, natural disaster, pilot ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: washington state, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Conversations with God (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: "Conversations with God" is the true story of Neale Donald Walsch that inspired and changed the lives of millions. The journey begins after he unexpectedly breaks his neck in a car accident and loses his job.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: change of luck, human spirit, introspection, rich and poor, hopes, society, religions or cults, unemployment, redemption, rise to the top, writing, faith ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa
Style: exciting, serious, touching, realistic, enigmatic ...
Plot: adventure, elephant, obsession, obsessive quest, wilderness, friendship, friends, danger, movie business, racial slur, filmmaking, animal attack ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, uganda, london, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 182
The Sea Wolf (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Sea-Wolf is based on a 1904 psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London, about a literary critic, who is survivor of an ocean collision. He then comes under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, realistic
Plot: adventure, ship, sailing, survival, lone wolves, isolation, danger, self discovery, ocean or sea, social differences, castaway, tough heroes ...
Time: 20s, 1900s, 1920s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, danger, americana, captivity, culture clash, colonialism, society, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Witness for the Prosecution (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sir Wilfred Robarts, a famed barrister is released from the hospital, where he stayed for two months following his heart attack. Returning to the practise of his lawyer skills, he takes the case of Leonard Vole, an unemployed man who is accused of ...
Style: mind bending, serious, contemplative, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, courtroom, legal investigation, courtroom drama, uncover truth, crimes, legal action, mystery, couple relations, life is a bitch, mute or deaf, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Four Feathers (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They made him a hero by branding him a coward . . . the story of a man who conquered fear.
Plot: british colonial, british empire, cowardice, disguise, arab, historical event
Time: 19th century
Place: sudan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Easy Rider 2: The Ride Home (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this revisionist drama, the film delves into the family lineage of Wyatt Williams, the character made famous by Peter Fonda in the original Easy Rider Movie. Centering around the Williams family, and their internal family struggles throughout the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, avant garde, dark humor ...
Plot: self discovery, on the road, breasts, redemption, family relations, drugs/alcohol, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), estrangement, rock, americana, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, year 1969, 60s ...
Place: usa, mexico, arizona, ohio, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.7
 19K
White Fang (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, treasure, friendship, pets, human animal relationship, adventure, gold, survival, wilderness, daring rescue, unlikely friendships, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 117
Rugged Gold (1994)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman struggles to survive in the Alaskan frontier after separating from her family because of an earthquake.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: missing child, isolation, remarry, survival, wilderness, child in peril, catastrophe, heroic mission, family relations, forces of nature, danger, parents and children ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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