Movies like The Climb 1986

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The Climb (1986)
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The Climb (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the 1953 assault on Nanga Parbat, a treacherous Himalayan Peak.
Plot: mountain climbing, mountain, mountaineer, cold, climbing, tent

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, captivating, realistic and exciting films with plots about mountain, adventure, danger, escapades, mountain climbing, survival and snow mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Climb: K2 (1991), High Ice (1980), The Climbers (2019), Klondike Fever (1980), The Magnificent Adventurer (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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K2 (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: mountain, mountain climbing, climbing, mountaineer, friendship, human spirit, obsession, betrayal, adventure, escapades, obsessive quest, adventurer ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, middle east, seattle, usa, himalaya
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95%
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High Ice (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A park ranger clashes with an egotistical army officer over how to handle a rescue operation to save three rock climbers stranded on a high elevation ledge of a mountain in Washington state.
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, rescue attempt, family relations, snow, flashback, death, father daughter relationship, mountaineer, helicopter crash, glacier, death of protagonist ...
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The Climbers (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: May 1960. Mount Everest, the second step under the cliff. The four members of the China Everest Climbing Commando are attacking the most difficult and most difficult "second step". This is their fifth assault. The first four failures have ...
Style: captivating, scenic, suspenseful
Plot: mountaineer, mountain climbing, expedition, climbing, adventurer, tragedy, friendship between men, wilderness, survival, mountain, stranded, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century
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52%
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Klondike Fever (1980)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This movie chronicles Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in 1898.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, atmospheric
Plot: graphic violence, friends, clergy, society, survival, escapades, heroes, adventure, wilderness, dog, prostitute, card playing ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: london, england, alaska, yukon
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51%
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The Magnificent Adventurer (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Benvenuto Cellini knows no obstacles when it comes to creating a work of art or conquering the heart of a woman.
Plot: renaissance, italian history, european history
Time: 16th century
Place: rome italy, florence, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hiking Miracles: GR 20 (2017)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A girl, inexperienced hiker, decided to embark on one of the most amazing marked trail on the planet, Corsican GR 20. Through her feelings you will see trekking like never before. The Story full of unforgettable moments is an adventure of 16 days ...
Plot: girl, french, nature, hiking, climbing, mountain, english, walking
Place: corsica, france
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50%
 7.0
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Vertikal (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In the mountains, they stand alone against whatever will happen. For the several days they live in nature, they can rely only on themselves and each other. Elsewhere, there is always a fallback - here one is without a safety. This in itself can ...
Plot: mountaineer, mountain climbing, memory, mountain, rock climbing, world war two, avalanche, extreme sports, summer vacation, climbing, frostbite, female doctor ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia, georgia (former ussr), caucasus, georgia, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: realistic, dramatic, scenic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, mountain, stranded, natural disaster, mountain climbing, forces of nature, mountaineer, climbing, adventure, beautiful scenery, blizzard, adventurer ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 20th century
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, texas, nepal
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48%
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The Favorite (1989)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A French girl is kidnapped and sold as slave to the sultan of the Ottoman Empire.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, epic
Plot: sultan, harem, royal court, royal family, head of state, intrigue, state affairs, love and romance, rivalry, confined, society, dehumanization ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
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The Ascent (1994)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The real-life adventure of a dashing Italian soldier who escapes a British prisoner-of-war camp because he dreams of climbing 17,000-foot Mt. Kenya and planting the Italian flag at the summit. The obsessive British camp commander pursues him, and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, holocaust, prison life, basic training, military life, wartime life, captivity, obsession, human spirit, concentration camp, prison, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
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41%
The Forbidden Quest (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 1931: in Ireland, a film maker hears of an aged ship's carpenter who knows the fate of the Hollandia, a Norse ship that set sail in 1905 and vanished. The old salt has canisters of film to prove his tale. We see the footage as he narrates. They ...
Style: serious
Plot: survival, iceberg, disaster, ship, supernatural, elderly, adventurer, golden years, supernatural ability, escapades, adventure, ocean ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s
Place: ireland, antarctica, europe, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Himalayas (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Based on true events, renowned mountaineer UM Hong-gil sets out on a mission to Everest to retrieve his late junior climber's body and faces the greatest challenge of his life.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, scenic
Plot: rescue mission, climbing, snow, survival, forces of nature, hiking, mountain climbing, expedition, friendship, survivor, human spirit, adventure ...
Place: mount everest, himalaya, nepal
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38%
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The Climb (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A true story of Samy, native of La Courneuve, who is out of love for Nadia, decides to climb Mount Everest.
Style: captivating, humorous, thought provoking, exciting, touching
Plot: mountain climbing, snow, romance, airport, adventure, escapades, courage, mountaineer, candy, expedition, oxygen, cell phone ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mount everest, nepal, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
What Lies Above (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Still struggling to accept her fiancé's death in a rock climbing accident, mountain guide Diana Pennington gratefully accepts industrialist Curt Seaver's offer to find the body using a new satellite imagery technology his company has ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns
Plot: mountain, missing person, mountain climbing, woman in danger, rock climbing, dishonesty, groom, death of fiance, camping, electrocution, female protagonist, cell phone ...
Place: vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, disaster, volcano, evacuation, society, journalism, escapades, adventure, racism, wilderness, forces of nature, mountain ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: oregon, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
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Hayabusa (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Japan
Story: May 9, 2003 - The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launches its unmanned spacecraft Hayabusa into orbit. Its mission is to collect samples from a near Earth asteroid named 25143 Itokawa. Hayabusa is scheduled to make contact with the ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: spacecraft, mission gone awry, adventure, workplace, race against time, space travel, save the day, outer space, asteroid, nothing goes right, disorder, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, touching, tense ...
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, adventurer, mountaineer, forces of nature, rivalry, ambition, adventure, heroic mission, survival, contests and competitions, buddies ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, alps, germany, swiss alps, bavaria
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37%
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Eight Below (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the Antarctic, after an expedition with Dr. Davis McClaren, the sled dog trainer Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base with his colleagues due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. He ties his dogs to be rescued after, but the mission is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, breathtaking, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: dog, survival, rescue, expedition, dog sled, adventure, pilot, pets, wilderness, snow, husky dog, scientist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: antarctica, new zealand, pasadena california, oregon, washington d.c. ...
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33%
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Edie (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try and overcome a lifetime of bitterness and resentment, an older lady decides to climb a mountain in Scotland.
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: senior citizen, mountain, old woman, guide, road not taken, mother daughter relationship, ambition, elderly, elderly woman, mountain climbing, ambitious woman, direction and purpose ...
Place: scotland, scottish highlands
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33%
Miracles Still Happen (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A seventeen-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a plane crash in the Amazon.
Plot: sole survivor, girl, amazon, survival, airplane accident, survivor, snake, river, forest, rain forest, lost, wilderness ...
Place: peru
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Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's best selling book, "Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster". This movie attempts to re-create the disastrous events that took place during the Mount Everest climb on May 10, 1996. ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: disaster, mountaineer, climbing, forces of nature, mountain, catastrophe, human spirit, wilderness, escapades, hopes, adventurer, adventure ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
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Falcon's Gold (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An archaeologist travels to Mexico to investigate rumors of the discovery of the ancient statue of a fertility goddess.
Plot: hidden, archaeologist, museum, gold, treasure, jungle, wilderness, mountain, spider, anthropologist, statue, search
Place: mexico
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31%
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Brother Anna (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Greece
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Andreas, nephew of the abbot of the Monastery of Dionysios, who died eight years previously, arrives at Agion Oros (Mount Athos) with a team of smugglers of antiquities, with the intention of stealing a gold cross set with precious gems, known as ...
Plot: library, recluse, adventurer, smuggler, treasure hunter, monk, monastery, waterfall, mountain, relic, cross, book ...
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31%
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Treasure of Tayopa (1974)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Modern day western about an expedition led by Winters to find a lost treasure in the Mexican badlands. Psycho Trapani turns the search into a bloodbath.
Plot: translator, excavation, airplane, mine, horse riding, horse, heat wave, nude swimming, crazy, sun, skull, mountain ...
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30%
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One Mile Above (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shuhao is a 24 year old Taiwanese university graduate. His older brother Shuwei, whom he has idolized since childhood, dies on a bicycle ride to Lhasa. He decides to complete Shuwei's journey, hoping to prove himself through this challenging ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, captivating, road movie
Plot: riding a bicycle, last wish, dead brother, mountain, direction and purpose, self discovery, on the road, escapades, wilderness, bittersweet, diary, wild animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tibet, asia, china
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30%
A Boy Ten Feet Tall (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After he is orphaned by an air raid on Port Said during the Suez Crisis, a young boy attempts to go by himself from the Suez Canal to Durban in South Africa where his nearest relative, Aunt Jane, lives. On the way he meets a variety of different ...
Plot: journey, child protagonist, american, mountain, blinded, vaccination, aunt, orphan, syrian, hunting, jet plane, ruins ...
Time: year 1956, year 1957
Place: africa, sudan, egypt, south africa
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30%
The Sannikov Land (1973)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of people setting out to find a previously assumed land and upon reaching it, not knowing how to deal with the customs of the place, have to deal with all the consequences.
Style: ethnographical
Plot: geography, lost world, exploration, climbing, wager, shaman, poisoning, restaurant, conspiracy, dancing, sword and sorcery, travel ...
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Hero of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler.
Plot: evil king, tyranny, rebellion, greco roman wrestling, sword fight, slavery, slave, dungeon, human sacrifice, hercules, battles, wrestling ...
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28%
Daughter of the Sun God (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This adventure chronicles the exploits of an author/explorer on a trip to Peru to hunt for the missing uncle of his pretty young companion. Her archaeologist uncle disappeared while searching for a lost Incan city that he found upon an ancient map. ...
Style: serious
Plot: jungle, inventions and discoveries, crimes, adventure, adventurer, rivalry, treasure hunt, heroes, gang, escapades, mountain, bandit ...
Time: 60s
Place: peru, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Against the Ice (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they're left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.
Style: dark
Plot: captain, polar bear, survival, ship, isolation, explorer, camp, snow, mountain, ice, violence, cold ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: greenland, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%