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He Who Has Been Through the Fire (2011)
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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: touching, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: adventure, manhunt, native americans, war, military, confined, treason, soldier, fascism, pow, captivity, danger, tribe, society, chases and races, chief, escapades, against humanity, 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, exciting and suspenseful 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), Follow the River (1995), Beyond the Next Mountain (1987), Attack at Dawn (1970), The Hunt for Wehrwolf (2009). 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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: survival, confined, getting home, isolation, human spirit, human nature, adventure, escapades, danger, soldier, military, ocean or sea ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1942
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, kidnapping, survival, wilderness, adventure, crimes, confined, americana, heroes, missing person, captivity, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, realistic, captivating, serious, christian film
Plot: leadership, heroes, religions or cults, hopes, war, escapades, adventure, society, opposites attract, missionary, japanese army, university student ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: soldier, prison, arab, war, daring rescue, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, military, confined, captivity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: israel, syria, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: exciting, captivating, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: rivalry, military, deadly, heroes, danger, escapades, war, dangerous animal, great patriotic war, firearm, uniform, world war two
Time: 20th century
Place: ukraine
⇓ 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: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, battles, danger, adventure, chases and races, war, escapades, confined, soldier, rivalry, military, machine gun ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, danger, heroes, rescue, soldier, military, war, escapades, confined, adventure, captivity, battles ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
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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: captivating, exciting, touching, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: wolf, adventure, forces of nature, survival, deadly, animal life, wilderness, society, danger, culture clash, teaching the ways of the world, escapades ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1967
Place: china, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.1
 270
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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: escapades, confined, young heroes, soldier, military, daring rescue, hostages, adventure, danger, terrorism, heroes, captivity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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: rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: military, soldier, human spirit, obsessive quest, heroes, basic training, rivalry, chase, obsession, prison, against the odds, captivity ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, military, survival, vengeance, anti war, military life, left to die, heroes, leadership, beast, captivity ...
Time: 80s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, israel, russia, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, captivating, uplifting, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: wilderness, starvation, survival, pets, escapades, chases and races, fish out of water, danger, disorder, human spirit, confined, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 1K
The Rescue (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the "wrong" hands. They complete their mission, but are captured before they can return to their base. The U.S. Government will not mount a rescue ...
Style: serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, survival, hostages, confined, chases and races, save the day, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, danger, submarine ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: lion, poacher, escapades, crumbling marriage, adventure, state affairs, master and servant, adoption, politics, misfit, society, captivity ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, adventure, escapades, society, native, tribe, jungle, indian tribe, expedition, plane crash
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, cons and scams, escapades, crimes, private detective, danger, dishonesty, sunken treasure, scuba, ship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
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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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: desert, adventurer, rivalry, treasure hunt, danger, prison, missing person, kidnapping, dishonesty, heroes, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense
Plot: mountaineer, wilderness, survival, adventure, escapades, hopes, forces of nature, heroes, leadership, human spirit, danger, adventurer ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 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: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: on the run, chases and races, adventure, family, escapades, adventurer, family life, heroes, friends, train, danger, treasure hunt ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 186
Texas '46 (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a true story its the untold story of Italian World War II POW"S in Jan 1946. Luca Zingaretti stars as one of over 50,000 Italian Prisoners of War detained at POW camps in the U.S. Roy Schneider stars as Colonel Gartner, the Commander ...
Style: disturbing, rough, exciting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: fascism, battles, prison life, society, captivity, anti war, heroes, basic training, military life, danger, holocaust, power relations ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, save the day, escapades, adventure, chases and races, danger, survival, race against time, pregnancy, heroes, father son relationship, explosion ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, spy, boat chase, manhunt, swamp, escape, cold war, chase, adventure, escapades, chases and races, espionage ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: rough, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Plot: danger, battles, tough heroes, friends, ocean or sea, psychopath, ghost, survival, ship, rivalry, military, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: bomber, human nature, military, soldier, love triangle, survival, military life, heroes, danger, introspection, battles, escapades ...
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ 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: epic, atmospheric, stylized, touching, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, human spirit, survival, wilderness, russian soldier, nature, tiger, culture clash, danger, adventurer, hopes, adventure ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century
Place: russia, siberia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 514
Crusaders (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Towards the end of the eleventh century, Pope Urban II announces a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends Richard, Peter and Andrew set off to join the crusading army.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic
Plot: friendship, adventure, pope, war, battles, society, religions or cults, clergy, politics, state affairs, city life, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, undercover, heroic mission, state affairs, escapades, adventure, adventurer, dishonesty, wartime life, chaos and mayhem, secret agents, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century
Place: scotland, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tribe, adventurer, adventure, rebellion, culture clash, dishonesty, escapades, native americans, state affairs, military, obsession, danger ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Miracle of the White Stallions (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In WWII Austria, Col. Alois Podhajsky must protect his beloved Lipizzaner stallions and make sure that they are surrendered into the right hands. But Patton's something of a horse fancier and can help...if he sees the stallions perform.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, disturbing
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: holocaust, miraculous event, escapades, life is a bitch, hopes, against humanity, adventure, wartime life, war, battles, anti war, danger ...
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: rivalry, train, gulag, pow, prison life, obsessive quest, prison, confined, escapades, wilderness, captivity, danger ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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