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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: suspenseful, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: manhunt, adventure, soldier, war, 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 adventure, escapades, danger, heroes, society, military and survival mostly in Adventure, Drama 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), Wolf Totem (2015), Behind Enemy Lines (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: survival, ocean or sea, getting home, adventure, lifeboat, isolation, confined, danger, escapades, soldier, human nature, human spirit ...
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, kidnapping, wilderness, survival, adventure, captivity, culture clash, confined, danger, escapades, missing person, americana ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: serious, rough, realistic, captivating, christian film
Plot: religions or cults, society, adventure, war, leadership, opposites attract, escapades, heroes, hopes, religion, christianity, christian ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: exciting, captivating, touching, serious, stylized ...
Plot: adventure, forces of nature, survival, wolf, dangerous animal, epic battle, animal, animal life, wilderness, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1967, year 1969
Place: china, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Behind Enemy Lines (1986)
Genre: Action, War, Adventure, Drama
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, war, rescue, captivity, adventure, battles, confined, danger, military, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: dangerous animal, war, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes, military, rivalry, uniform, firearm, great patriotic war, world war two
Time: 20th century
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Other Side of Heaven (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: John H. Groberg, a middle class kid from Idaho Falls, crosses the Pacific to become a Mormon missionary in the remote and exotic Tongan island kingdom during the 1950's. He leaves behind a loving family and the true love of his life, Jean. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, hopes, love and romance, youth, friends, human spirit, true love, coming of age, fish out of water, disorder, christian ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, future
Place: idaho, usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
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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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating
Plot: manhunt, adventure, on the road, wilderness, track down, chases and races, escapades, bounty hunter, on the run, false accusation, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.1
 951
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, realistic, rough, 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 ⇓
58%
 5.3
 304
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, boat chase, swamp, manhunt, escape, cold war, adventure, chase, soldier, military life, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: investigation, treasure hunt, adventure, private detective, cons and scams, crimes, dishonesty, danger, escapades, post world war two, englishman abroad, ship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: poacher, lion, society, adventure, master and servant, orphan, pets, crumbling marriage, adoption, captivity, environmentalism, animal life ...
Time: 80s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, adventurer, adventure, survival, climbing, human spirit, wilderness, forces of nature, danger, escapades, leadership, heroes ...
Place: asia, himalaya, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.0
 145
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, danger, military, adventure, vengeance, battles, chases and races, confined, escapades, rivalry, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 705
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: adventure, danger, ship, escapades, ocean or sea, ghost, survival, obsession, cons and scams, cause and meaning, psychopath, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 167
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, realistic, uplifting, touching
Plot: concentration camp, adventure, alcohol abuse, crimes, escapades, theft, boat, wolf, bear, cook, forest, wilderness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1964, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 930
Jungle Child (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A family of a German linguist lives with an indigenous tribe in Papua New Guinea.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: adventure, jungle, interracial relations, friendship, island, culture clash, society, youth, friends, young heroes, siblings relations, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, germany, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, touching, enigmatic ...
Plot: safari, elephant, adventure, obsession, wilderness, friendship, danger, movie business, escapades, society, friends, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: africa, uganda, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4.5
 101
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, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, arab, prison, daring rescue, rescue mission, israeli, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, war, military, captivity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: israel, syria, middle east
⇓ 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: serious, captivating, realistic, uplifting, gloomy ...
Plot: pets, survival, wilderness, starvation, adventure, forces of nature, isolation, danger, escapades, fish out of water, human spirit, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 139
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: soldier, adventure, survival, human spirit, war, captivity, danger, escapades, against the odds, fugitives, chase, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 152
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: adventurer, train, adventure, on the run, treasure hunt, friendship, family, escapades, family life, chases and races, friends, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 1K
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, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, siblings relations, escapades, jungle, society, family relations, tribe, native, indian tribe, expedition, plane crash
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: desert, adventure, adventurer, prison, treasure hunt, kidnapping, escapades, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, emotional, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, village, daring rescue, adventure, redemption, danger, escapades, hopes, drug dealing, getting home, race against time, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 626
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, jungle, politics, friendship, war, anti war, political unrest, battles, military, a.i. ...
Place: asia, russia, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 19K
White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: serious, emotional, rough, touching, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, sailing, survival, adventure, escapades, ocean or sea, danger, mentor, catastrophe, life & death, sea disaster ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1960, year 1961
Place: caribbean, jamaica, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.2
 269
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: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, adventure, save the day, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, heroes, pregnancy, chases and races, rescue, snake ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 509
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: serious, captivating, epic, realistic
Plot: friendship, adventure, pope, religions or cults, battles, love, crusade, heroes, society, desert, war, clergy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: 1942, in the middle of Northeastern Brazil, two very different men meet along the road: Johan, an aspirin salesman avoiding the German draft, and Ranulpho, a rural Brazilian seeking escape from the drought.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: on the road, wartime life, friends, brazilian, adventure, buddies, friendship, political unrest, escapades, misfit, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: brazil, latin america, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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