Movies like The Man Without a Country

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The Man Without a Country (1973)
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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: 19th century, 1800s

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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 captivating films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, ship, boat, sailboat and betrayal mostly in Drama, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like The Man Without a Country: The Yearling (1994), The Four Feathers (1978), A High Wind in Jamaica (1965), Anything to Survive (1990), The Whale (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: countryside, coming of age, family relations, killing a pet, orphan, adventure, youth, power relations, animal life, friends, bittersweet, pets ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, arab, cowardice, historical event, disguise
Time: 19th century
Place: sudan
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 ship, pirate, stowaway, child in peril, sword fight, sailing ship, sailboat, kidnapping, escapades, danger, ocean, young heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, catastrophe, rescue, island, wilderness, survival, isolation, showbiz, forces of nature, ship, family in danger, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 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: serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, factual ...
Plot: whale, shipwreck, ship, adventure, survival, dangerous animal, danger, ocean, escapades, lost at sea, rescue, isolation ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, suspenseful, rough, captivating, serious ...
Plot: sea battle, rebellion, war hero, military life, military, adventure, sailboat, rivalry, army investigation, war, napoleonic wars, chaos ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: jamaica, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.2
 420
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, gold coin, military uniform, ship, wine, military officer, treasure chest, duel, amnesty ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 237
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, beach, danger, escapades, adventure, adventurer, femme fatale, ocean, island, ship, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.6
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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, storm at sea, coming of age, catastrophe, adventure, friendship, 15 year old, survival, sailboat, danger, ocean, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960
Place: cuba, florida, connecticut, south america, jamaica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Nautical Chart (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: ship, chase, betrayal, held at gunpoint, violence, water, sea, deception, male female relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, fortress, exile, soldier, unfulfilled love, wartime life, battles, clock, candelabra, carriage, empire fashion, falling off horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Wicked Lady (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: highwayman, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, love and romance, dishonesty, adventurer, crimes, social differences, heist, graphic violence, hidden identity, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Trees Grow on the Stones Too (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Vikings attack Kuksja's village, and end up bringing him along on their ship because they believe he is good luck. After proving himself in a battle against the dreaded Danes, chief Torir bestows upon him the name of Einar and takes him in as ...
Plot: slave, tribe, leader, viking, love, sword fight, legend, travel, ship, medieval, first love, drinking ...
Time: 10th century
Place: scandinavia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.6
 544
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, adventure, love and romance, catastrophe, injustice, escapades, danger, opposites attract, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 20K
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, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, treasure, friendship, pets, human animal relationship, adventure, wilderness, gold, survival, daring rescue, dog sled, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.2
 189
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, sailor, tragic event, abandoned ship, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair, masturbation
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Robinson Crusoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert island, survival, shipwreck, friendship, island, adventure, danger, adventurer, destiny, ocean, stranded on an island, jungle ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: scotland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: ship, kidnapping, intrigue, betrayal, rescue, escapades, adventure, orphan, danger, adventurer, failed attempt, vengeance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.8
 199
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: search, blackout, escape, nature, boat, manhunt, water, ocean, coast, small community
Time: 1870s, 1800s, 19th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: escapades, daring rescue, heroes, confined, twins, danger, babies and infants, isolation, media coverage, police chief, baby, trapped ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 982
Crusoe (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked and he finds himself all alone on a tropical island. With a few tools he manages to rescue from the wreck he has to learn to support himself until help arrives.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: survival, island, shipwreck, desert island, tropical island, adventure, escapades, isolation, fish out of water, confined, marooned, stranded ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, bleak ...
Plot: family life, family relations, life is a bitch, love and romance, family problems, couples, family in crisis, alcohol abuse, brother brother relationship, loneliness, fear, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, contests and competitions, heroes, pets, adventure, daring rescue, friends, animal life, inventions and discoveries, family, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, canada, london, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.2
 311
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, boat, cargo ship, toilet, seasickness, ship, rainstorm, money, dog, wound, robbery, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, teenager, baseball, missing person, family life, prison, switching roles, mistaken identity, cons and scams, daring rescue, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 364
Nightjohn (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Charles Burnett directs this movie about John, a man of many talents, including one forbidden skill: he can read. When he teaches a young slave girl named Sarny to read and write, she learns an unforgettable lesson about the power of words and the ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: fighting the system, teaching, slave, plantation, literacy, reading, against the odds, human spirit, discrimination, life is a bitch, hopes, society ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 ⇓
43%
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: realistic, emotional, serious, avant garde, cult film
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, rock, buddies, family problems, estrangement, father son relationship, on the road, self discovery, family reunited, motorcycle, patriotism ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 1940s, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, arizona, mexico, ohio, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: serious, realistic, sincere, touching
Plot: human spirit, introspection, change of luck, hopes, religions or cults, rich and poor, redemption, unemployment, society, rise to the top, spirituality, faith ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 520
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: exciting, serious, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, volcano, wilderness, forces of nature, racism, escapades, society, adventure, journalism, danger, evacuation, helicopter ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: oregon, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%