Movies like The Last Survivors 1975

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The Last Survivors (1975)
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The Last Survivors (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a passenger ship sinks, a ship's officer must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat must be sacrificed so the rest can survive an approaching typhoon.
Plot: survival, shipwreck, lifeboat, sinking ship, sea, catastrophe

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Most similar movies to The Last Survivors

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about survival, catastrophe, danger, escapades, heroes, confined and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like The Last Survivors: The Raft of the Medusa (1990), My Breast (1994), Fire and Rain (1989), Crusoe (1988), Ordeal (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Raft of the Medusa (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: shipwreck, sea, cannibalism, survival, ship, panic, corpse, painter, fear, napoleon bonaparte, catastrophe, scene based on painting ...
Place: france
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95%
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My Breast (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meredith Baxter plays Joyce Wadler in this heartwarming story of hope, courage and redemption inspired by the New York City journalist's real-life struggle with breast cancer. Stuck in a lackluster relationship with her boyfriend, she's ...
Plot: survival, breast cancer, female director, death, male female relationship, writers, surgery, cancer, journalist, courage
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88%
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Fire and Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: This movie is based on the actual events on the tragic day of August 2nd, 1985. Delta Airlines flight 191 en route to Los Angeles Via Dallas Ft Worth took off from Ft Lauderdale, Fl. When the plane was landing in Ft Worth wind-shear from a strong ...
Plot: crash, air disaster, catastrophe, thunderstorm, airplane accident
Time: year 1985
Place: texas, dallas texas, los angeles
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85%
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Crusoe (1988)
Genre: 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: serious, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, realistic
Plot: survival, island, desert island, shipwreck, isolation, adventure, confined, escapades, fish out of water, tropical island, deserted island, stranded ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Ordeal (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Left to die in the desert by his wife and her lover, a businessman fights to survive and get his revenge.
Plot: stranded in the desert, wilderness, left to die, murder, stranded, adultery, desert, broken leg, survival
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: rescue, wilderness, survival, catastrophe, snowstorm, cave, forces of nature, family life, danger, escapades, heroes, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: catastrophe, crimes, escapades, confined, hostages, police station, survival, airplane, fighting crime, chases and races, heroes, hostage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new york, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Lost Flight (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Bridges is the captain of a downed airliner who must help his crew and passengers survive on a deserted jungle island in the midst of a power struggle - an adult version of "Lord of the Flies."
Plot: catastrophe, crash landing, survival, sea, tropical island, airplane accident, island, aviation, castaway, airplane
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Miracle on Interstate 880 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man attempts to rescue people trapped on the I-880 bridge after the top half collapses during the 1989 San Francisco earthquake.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: catastrophe, escapades, heroes, adventure, danger, child in peril, rescue, heroic mission, survival, collapse, freeway, earthquake
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Voyage of the Yes (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two teenagers set out on a 2000-mile sailboat journey from California to Hawaii and en route combat the natural challenges and their inner shortcomings.
Plot: boat, spy, accident, survival, young people, interracial relations, leg amputation, sailboat, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Donner Party (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, isolation, wilderness, danger, moral dilemma, hopes, mountain, desperation, escapades, confined, dream ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, uplifting, thought provoking, sincere, realistic
Plot: heroic mission, campaign, injustice, human spirit, state affairs, heroes, life is a bitch, social misfits, hopes, righting the wronged, power relations, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c.
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53%
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Miriam (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Heart-wrenching story of a woman who takes another's identity to survive the most horrible time of the 20th Century. Miriam is the triumphant story of one woman's survival and success, which takes place in Lithuania over a period of forty ...
Plot: nazi uniform, nazi, prison, holocaust, captivity, starvation, survivor, suffering, world war two, soldier, hiding, fight ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ordeal in the Arctic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everybody expected military flight Boxtop 22 from Thule into the vast frozen wilderness of Canada's North Western territories to be boring routine, but in a matter of minutes a crash reduces Gulf War veteran pilot Captain John Couch's crew ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, save the day, heroes, escapades, catastrophe, survival, danger, forces of nature, night, guilt, search and rescue, bad weather ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Titanic (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, Hungary
Duration: 190 min.
Story: An extraordinary re-telling of the doomed voyage that features both fictional and historical characters, ranging from steerage passengers to upper class guests.
Style: epic, serious, emotional, stylized, realistic
Plot: titanic, passenger, ship, tragedy, survival, iceberg, sea disaster, drowning, ocean liner, shipwreck, catastrophe, castaway ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Recce (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the South African Defense Force wrongfully declares young Recce Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it’s up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife.
Plot: survival, swat team, behind enemy lines, military, mourning, war
Time: 80s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Road (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the ...
Style: bleak, harsh, rough, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, apocalypse, post apocalyptic, father son relationship, starvation, cannibalism, on the road, chaos, dying, protective parent, selflessness ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Waterborne (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Heera Bhatti, an American-Sikh, runs a corner store in Los Angeles with the help of her son, Vikram, and Gulu. She does not approve of Vikram's Caucasian girlfriend, Lillian, and would prefer that Vikram marry a Punjabi girl, but Vikram has ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak ...
Plot: survival, terrorism, contamination, bio weapon, danger, plague, deadly, racism, husband wife relationship, thirst, violence, anti hero ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Smash-Up on Interstate 5 (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A disaster movie opening with an enormous multi-vehicle crash on a Californian highway. After the opening stunt-filled action, a flashback of the crash victims' lives prior to and leading up to the accident. The closing replays the entire ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disaster movie
Plot: catastrophe, car accident, intercourse, danger, chases and races, escapades, chaos and mayhem, collision, survival, birth, motorcycle gang, suicide attempt ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Thirty years on from the 1984 Union Carbide plant malfunction, the consequences of which are tragically ongoing, A Prayer for Rain is the powerful and moving story of the Bhopal tragedy, one of the great corporate and environmental scandals of the ...
Style: serious, disturbing, bleak, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: workplace, life is a bitch, chaos, dishonesty, environmentalism, factory, state affairs, political corruption, danger, workplace situations, human nature, society ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Sugar (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: society, youth, haunted by the past, juvenile delinquency, homeless, orphan, survival, street life, life is a bitch, beach, hollywood, 20 year old
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 405
Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: survival, catastrophe, mountain, air disaster, cannibalism, heroes, escapades, adventure, confined, wilderness, gory, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Miracle Landing (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Cracks are noticed in the ceiling of an aircraft. They widen & a large portion of the fuselage tears off & an emergency landing attempted. Based on actual events.
Plot: crash landing, catastrophe, aviation, injury, plane crash, panic, hole, crew, airplane accident, boy, airplane, rooftop ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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First Winter (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When winter begins, life is serene for a group of new-age Brooklynites living in a remote country farmhouse. Sex, drugs, yoga, and organic cooking absorb their days, safely tucked away from the stresses of urban life. But when a blackout of ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: survival, isolation, human nature, confined, wilderness, social relations, party, innocence lost, menage a trois, yoga, bathtub, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Innocent Saturday (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Ukraine
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: catastrophe, friendship, danger, survival, race against time, nuclear threat, small town, nuclear reactor, radiation, escape, couples, rock ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Stranger in the Kingdom (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A Vermont town in the 1950's hires a new minister based on his war record and capable presentation, but then are shocked when he shows up and is a black man. Things go completely wrong for ...
Style: serious, sincere, atmospheric, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: racism, murder, small town, false accusation, society, small town life, dishonesty, price of justice, social relations, courtroom drama, profanity, crimes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: vermont, usa, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The War at Home (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jeremy Collier is a Vietnam veteran who has returned home and is struggling to cope with the war experiences that haunt him. He is also at odds with his family, who cannot begin to understand what he has been through. Jeremy's battles with his ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, thanksgiving, resentment, life is a bitch, hopes, love and romance, parents and children, war, siblings relations, family problems, military life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Summer Flight (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman diagnosed with a brain tumor falls in love with her doctor. A reworking of the 1939 Bette Davis film "Dark Victory", director Daniel Petrie's 1963 film stars Susan Hayward.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, neurotic
Plot: adoption, terminal illness, starting over, introspection, social differences, unfulfillment, hopes, love affair, love and romance, couples, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london, cornwall, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Judgement in Berlin (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American judge in Germany must decide if the hijacking of an East German plane into West Berlin was justified.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, touching, sincere
Plot: terrorism, politics, hijacking, legal, legal action, courtroom drama, danger, culture clash, deadly, fighting the system, confined, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, west berlin west germany, east germany, east berlin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Icebox (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Forced to flee his home in Honduras, Óscar seeks asylum in the United States, only to find himself trapped in the immigration system.
Style: suspense, rough, ambiguous ending, suspenseful, touching
Plot: survival, boy, fear, escape, court, gang, tattoo, arrest, breakup, violence, illegal immigrant, undocumented immigrant ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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