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

Most similar movies to The Climb

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about mountain, adventure, danger, escapades, mountain climbing, mountaineer and climbing mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Climb: K2 (1991), High Ice (1980), Vertikal (1966), Hiking Miracles: GR 20 (2017), L'Ascension (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6K
K2 (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 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: suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious
Plot: mountain, mountain climbing, friendship, climbing, obsessive quest, human spirit, escapades, adventure, friends, buddies, danger, adventurer ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, middle east, usa, seattle, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 111
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, snow, family relations, trapped, mountaineer, rescue attempt, helicopter pilot, death, father daughter relationship, flashback, death of protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.0
 473
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: summer vacation, avalanche, memory, rock climbing, mountain, extreme sports, mountaineer, climbing, mountain climbing, world war two, blizzard
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: climbing, hiking, mountain, french, girl, english, nature, walking
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.9
 5K
L'Ascension (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, 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: exciting, humorous, captivating, thought provoking, touching
Plot: mountain climbing, tent, airport, snow, romance, courage, adventure, escapades, backpack, taxi driver, vomiting, helicopter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mount everest, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 127
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: semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, realistic
Plot: adventure, escapades, graphic violence, danger, survival, friends, clergy, wilderness, heroes, society, evil landowner, anti semitism ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: england, alaska, london, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, outdoor, woman in danger, rock climbing, tracking device, search, danger, dishonesty, groom, satellite dish ...
Place: vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: italian history, european history
Time: renaissance, 16th century
Place: florence, florence italy, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.6
 168
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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, mountain, survival, against humanity, obsessive quest, fugitives, chases and races, heroes, holocaust, concentration camp, on the run, escape ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, gold, archaeologist, museum, treasure, statue, mountain, search, anthropologist, jungle, wilderness, spider
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: catastrophe, ship, survival, iceberg, ocean or sea, danger, adventure, escapades, golden years, supernatural ability, elderly, adventurer ...
Time: 1940s, 1900s, 40s, 30s, 1930s
Place: ireland, antarctica, europe, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 241
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, epic, serious, stylized
Plot: sultan, harem, confined, state affairs, royal family, intrigue, royal court, dehumanization, rivalry, love and romance, head of state, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 51
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: relic, recluse, treasure hunter, smuggler, falling, monastery, gun, swimwear, mountain, monk, waterfall, cross ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sannikov Land (1973)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 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.
Plot: geography, climbing, shaman, sword and sorcery, travel, poisoning, singing, exploration, wager, guitar playing, conspiracy, dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: bracelet, mexican, tequila, cockfight, crazy, storyteller, heat, psychopath, gun, band, cowboy hat, snake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Boy Ten Feet Tall (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 128 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, doctor, slave trade, dock, will, american, pilgrim, vaccination, blinded, dirt road, jet plane ...
Time: year 1956, year 1957
Place: sudan, south africa, egypt, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 117K
Cliffhanger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: mountain climbing, heist, mountain, forces of nature, rescue, climbing, money, rocky mountains, heroes, save the day, one man army, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: catastrophe, climbing, mountaineer, wilderness, leadership, mountain, adventurer, survival, adventure, hopes, human spirit, danger ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hero of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler.
Plot: slave, sword fight, dragged by a horse, greco roman wrestling, tyranny, wrestling match, battle, tent, kiss, rebellion, slavery, wrestling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, danger, treasure hunt, adventurer, gang, mountain, rivalry, escapades, heroes, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: south america, peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 192K
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: based on true events, realistic, dramatic, scenic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, mountain, forces of nature, mountain climbing, stranded, adventure, beautiful scenery, climbing, blizzard, death, against the odds, natural disaster ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, texas, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 95
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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: spacecraft, adventure, mission gone awry, race against time, space travel, danger, workplace, save the day, outer space, asteroid, chases and races, control room ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 906
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: suspense, captivating, psychological, scenic, based on true events
Plot: climbing, snow, rescue mission, survivor, survival, expedition, friendship, stranded, adventure, human spirit, natural disaster, against the odds ...
Place: mount everest, himalaya, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 4.0
 76
Tusks (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Roger Singh is an animal poacher with hate in his heart, and revenge on his mind. Embittered by a recent stint in prison, Singh returns to the forbidden ivory trade only to lock horns with new game warden and former friend Mark Smith, whose ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventure, animal life, rivalry, revenge, ladies man, naked woman, elephant, woman in bathtub, monkey, poacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), tent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
An Elephant's Journey (2017)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lost orphan boy and a giant elephant team up to take down an elephant poaching syndicate.
Plot: elephant, safari, orphan, poacher, aunt nephew relationship, uncle, aunt, uncle nephew relationship, nephew, lost child, missing child, jungle ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Against the Wild 2: Survive the Serengeti (2016)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two kids and their dog must use all their skills to survive in the African bush after a plane crash.
Plot: air disaster, zebra, giraffe, hyena, elephant, dog, leopard, lion
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 15K
North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
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: serious, exciting, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: mountain climbing, climbing, rivalry, ambition, heroic mission, adventure, survival, adventurer, danger, escapades, contests and competitions, buddies ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, alps, germany, bavaria, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Manjhi: The Mountain Man (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Dashrath Manjhi was a poor man from the lowest of the low castes, living in a remote village cut off from the world by a rocky mountain range. Life for him was a daily struggle for survival. He loved his wife, Phaguniya, beyond belief. One day, ...
Plot: mountain, axe, mud, mallet, husband wife relationship, determination, love, caste system, netflix
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 705
The Climbers (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, History, Romance, Thriller
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, suspenseful, scenic
Plot: adventurer, natural disaster, stranded, climbing, mountaineer, mountain climbing, expedition, mountain, survival, forces of nature, life & death, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, feel good, realistic, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, knight, escapades, obsessive quest, heroes, danger, rivalry, friendship, youth, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%