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He Who Has Been Through the Fire (2011)
 7.2
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He Who Has Been Through the Fire (2011)
Original name: Той хто пройшов крізь вогонь
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Hero of the Soviet Union becomes a GULAG prisoner and then an Indian Chief.
Style: serious, suspenseful, touching, realistic
Plot: adventure, manhunt, war, soldier, captivity, fascism, against humanity, confined, danger, escapades, military, society, chases and races, pow, chief, treason, native americans, tribe, indian chief
Time: 20th century
Place: ukraine

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, military, soldier and survival mostly in Drama, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like He Who Has Been Through the Fire: Against the Sun (2014), The Hunt for Wehrwolf (2009), Follow the River (1995), Beyond the Next Mountain (1987), Attack at Dawn (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Against the Sun (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: survival, getting home, ocean or sea, adventure, lifeboat, isolation, confined, danger, escapades, soldier, human nature, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Hunt for Wehrwolf (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A small group of Russian soldiers with mixed skills are assembled to go on a covert mission to map out the area of Hitler's new HQ in the Ukraine known as Wehrwolf. But it's not until they get to their destination that the squads leader ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: dangerous animal, war, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes, military, rivalry, world war two, firearm, uniform, great patriotic war
Time: 20th century
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, epic
Plot: kidnapping, wilderness, survival, native american white relationships, adventure, captivity, culture clash, confined, danger, escapades, missing person, americana ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beyond the Next Mountain (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of how the Gospel of John changed the course of history for a tribe of headhunters.
Style: rough, serious, captivating, realistic, christian film
Plot: religions or cults, society, adventure, leadership, war, opposites attract, escapades, heroes, hopes, missionary, japanese army, messenger ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 104
Attack at Dawn (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eli is an Israeli soldier who manages to escape from a notorious Arab prison. He makes it back to Israel, where he finds Beno, another soldier who had spent 2 years of horror in the same prison. They organize a rescue operation against the prison. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: soldier, prison, arab, daring rescue, rescue mission, israeli, heroic mission, adventure, heroes, war, military, captivity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, syria, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Behind Enemy Lines (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Col. Carradine leads a group of American P.O.W.s, battling their way to freedom as Saigon falls to the Viet Cong.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, war, rescue, adventure, captivity, battles, confined, danger, military, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.9
 154
Dirty Heroes (1967)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set near the end of World War II in the Netherlands, Dirty Heroes concerns a group of ex-convicts recruited into the U.S. Army to recover Dutch jewels originally stolen by the Nazis as well as confiscated Allied plans
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, danger, military, vengeance, adventure, battles, chases and races, confined, escapades, rivalry, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 5K
Wolf Totem (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In 1969, a young Beijing student, Chen Zhen, is sent to live among the nomadic herdsmen of Inner Mongolia. Caught between the advance of civilization from the south and the nomads' traditional enemies - the marauding wolves - to the north; ...
Style: exciting, captivating, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: wolf, adventure, forces of nature, survival, animal, epic battle, wilderness, animal life, danger, deadly, escapades, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969, year 1967
Place: china, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 140
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: soldier, adventure, survival, war, human spirit, captivity, danger, escapades, against the odds, fugitives, chase, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Coast of Skeletons (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former district officer is assigned to work on a team of diamond prospectors, who are busy double crossing each other until they are blown up having found bullion.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: investigation, treasure hunt, adventure, private detective, cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty, danger, escapades, sunken treasure, scuba, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 959
Zeppelin (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The outbreak of World War I places Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas in an uncomfortable position. Although his allegiance is to Britain, his mother was from an aristocratic Bavarian family, and he spent his summers in Germany as a child. When ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, undercover, adventure, secret agents, soldier, espionage, heroic mission, wartime life, escapades, military, state affairs, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century
Place: scotland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
To Brave Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young couple and their dog struggle to survive in Alaska.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, uplifting, gloomy ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, pets, starvation, adventure, forces of nature, isolation, danger, escapades, fish out of water, human spirit, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 718
The Sea Wolf (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
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, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: danger, adventure, escapades, ship, ghost, ocean or sea, survival, obsession, cons and scams, cause and meaning, psychopath, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
To Walk with Lions (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, UK, Kenya
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Drama based loosely on the final years of Kenya game warden and lion-raiser George Adamson's life. An unofficial sequel to 'Born Free' (1966) and 'Living Free' (1972), which also dramatised the life of Adamson, this film ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: lion, poacher, society, adventure, master and servant, pets, crumbling marriage, adoption, captivity, environmentalism, animal life, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 154
Max Is Missing (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A boy and his dad take a trip to Peru, but when they are accidentally separated he is given a mysterious mask that makes him a target for ruthless tomb raiders.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: train, adventurer, adventure, on the run, treasure hunt, family, friendship, escapades, family life, chases and races, friends, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: mountaineer, adventure, adventurer, survival, climbing, human spirit, forces of nature, wilderness, danger, escapades, leadership, heroes ...
Place: asia, himalaya, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Beast of War (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost and in a struggle against a band of Mujahadeen guerrillas in the mountains.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, war, survival, vengeance, soldier, military, adventure, anti war, captivity, heroic mission, military life, battles ...
Time: 80s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, israel, russia, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 2K
Xingu (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the '40s, three brothers decide to live a great adventure and enlisting in the Roncador-Xingu Expedition, which has a mission to tame the Central Brazil. The Villas Boas brothers: Orlando, 27, Claudius, 25, and Leonardo, 23, engage in a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: siblings relations, adventure, escapades, jungle, society, family relations, tribe, native, expedition, indian tribe, plane crash
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 270
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Manhattan fireman Mark Decker visits, for the first time, his Steven in his ex Emma's new apartment in one of her dad Donald Richardson's development estates, at the foot of Diamand-back Mountain. But Don's ambitious executive Stewart ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, adventure, save the day, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, heroes, pregnancy, chases and races, father son relationship, snake ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.3
 21K
Dersu Uzala (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Japan, Ukraine
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, serious, touching ...
Plot: friendship, human spirit, survival, wilderness, nature, tiger, russian soldier, culture clash, adventure, map, exploration, trapper ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century
Place: russia, siberia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 3K
Tracker (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-Boer war guerrilla in New Zealand is sent out to bring back a Maori accused of killing a British soldier. Gradually they grow to know and respect one another but a posse, led by the British Commanding officer is close behind and his sole ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, captivating
Plot: manhunt, adventure, on the road, track down, wilderness, chases and races, escapades, bounty hunter, on the run, false accusation, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.1
 258
Pride of Lions (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Action / Comedy - Five retired ex-military men attempt the unthinkable and dust off their old uniforms for one last explosive mission. The team quickly discovers that they are up against an enemy from their past. This time, The Dependables mission ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: young heroes, adventure, danger, heroes, hostages, soldier, daring rescue, terrorism, captivity, confined, escapades, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The War Lover (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying, Rickson lives for the most dangerous missions. His crew lives with this aspect of his personality only because they know he always ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: bomber, soldier, save the day, adventure, military life, war, battles, danger, heroes, military, survival, human nature ...
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 1K
Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: desert, adventure, adventurer, prison, treasure hunt, kidnapping, escapades, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 168
The Timekeeper (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A l'automne 1964, la construction des 52 derniers milles du chemin de fer du Grand lac des Esclaves est en voie d'achèvement. Une bande hétéroclite de travailleurs instables, ivrognes et voleurs, est recrutée dans les tavernes par ...
Style: serious, offbeat, uplifting, realistic, touching
Plot: concentration camp, adventure, alcohol abuse, crimes, escapades, outhouse, railway, burial, seaplane, wolf, bear, cook ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1964, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 312
Running Scared (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's 1961. Two servicemen smuggle a box of military gear to USA. Leroy tries out a military camera and accidentally takes a picture of some military facilities. Army finds one of the pictures and thinks they're communist spies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, military, escape, manhunt, swamp, boat chase, cold war, adventure, chase, soldier, military life, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 645
The 7th Dawn (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Political and personal intrigues surround a group of characters in Malaya, after the close of the Second World War.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventure, buddies, soldier, politics, jungle, friendship, anti war, war, political unrest, battles, military, a.i. ...
Place: asia, russia, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 909
Canopy (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Australia, Singapore
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between 2 young men becomes everything, when an Australian soldier takes refuge under the canopied jungles of Singapore, during the violent Japanese invasion in World War II. Jim is lost, injured and defenseless in a hostile, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense
Plot: jungle, survival, soldier, war, imperial japan, danger, escapades, military, communication problem, on the run, parachute, airforce ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: singapore, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Last Flight Out (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hot-shot pilot Dan Hogan is sent deep into the Colombian jungle to rescue missionary doctor Ann Williams. Caught between innocent villagers and a ruthless drug lord, Ann won't abandon the people she has come to love.
Style: suspenseful, serious, emotional, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, village, adventure, daring rescue, redemption, danger, escapades, hopes, drug dealing, getting home, race against time, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 3K
The Edge (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The action takes place shortly after the end of the Second World War in the Siberian hinterland, among Russians and Germans with damaged personal stories and a strange transformation: the victors seem to be crawling into the skins of the defeated, ...
Style: captivating, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: train, gulag, rivalry, captivity, prison, prison life, wilderness, confined, escapades, soldier, obsessive quest, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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