Movies like Flight of the Lost Balloon

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Flight of the Lost Balloon (1961)
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Flight of the Lost Balloon (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Period adventure tale about an expedition using a hot-air balloon to rescue an explorer lost in Africa.
Plot: jungle, kidnapping, rescue, balloon, island, monkey, storm, torture, moon, castle, beach, cleopatra, gorilla, river, safari, lake, drunkenness, mute, acid, machete, decapitation, fort, musket, canoe, treasure chest ...
Place: africa, congo, nigeria

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Most similar movies to Flight of the Lost Balloon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about jungle, elephant, adventure, snake, female nudity, escapades and lion mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Flight of the Lost Balloon: Luana, the Girl Tarzan (1968), Africa Express (1975), Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981), An Elephant's Journey (2017), Escape from Angola (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Luana, the Girl Tarzan (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A girl searching a forbidding jungle for her missing father stumbles upon a savage jungle girl.
Plot: jungle, tarzan, explorer, jungle girl, storm, arm wrestling, rain, missing father, loincloth
Place: africa
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95%
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Africa Express (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John Baxter (Giuliano Gemma) is a freewheeling trader of goods in Africa with a pet chimpanzee and one dream: to save enough money to buy a gas station in Detroit. Ursula Andress is Madeleine Cooper, the lady of mystery he runs into as she flees ...
Plot: schoolboy, impersonation, big game hunter, secret agents, witch doctor, river, nun, native tribe, priest, train, traitor, jungle ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, zimbabwe, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Tarzan story from Jane's point of view. Jane Parker visits her father in Africa where she joins him on an expedition. A couple of brief encounters with Tarzan establish a (sexual) bond between her and Tarzan. When the expedition is captured ...
Style: sexy, humorous, splatter, unusual plot structure, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, tarzan, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, father daughter relationship, death of father, lion, kidnapping, adventure, feral man, snake ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: africa, west africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: elephant, animals, orphan, safari, poacher, jungle, missing child, lost, human animal relationship, wild animal, poaching, animal human communication ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Escape from Angola (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Adventure - Moving to the unspoiled terrain of Africa was a risk the Mallory family survived. This family of animal trainers soon find themselves in a desperate struggle for their lives after their truck breaks down deep in the African bush. They ...
Plot: ranch, wildlife, rancher, lion, explorer, jungle, animals, insurgent
Place: africa, angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Untamable Angelique (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angelique goes in search of her husband Joffrey de Peyrac who did not die on the stake.
Plot: lovers reunited, rape, island, pirate, rescue, kidnapping, ship, female protagonist
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Last Safari (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A hunter stalks a killer elephant.
Plot: hunter, elephant, safari, big game hunter, guide, photographer, american abroad, animal attack, village, death of friend, hunting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mistress of the Apes (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jenny Neumann takes a group of men into the jungles of Kenya to look for her husband, and instead finds a tribe of caveman-looking "Near-Men" who all seem terribly attracted to her beautiful blond hair.
Style: erotic, psychotronic
Plot: jungle, rape, exploitation, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Terror of the Bloodhunters (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An escaped prisoner flees to the South American jungle, where he must survive not only wild animals and disease but also a ferocious Indian tribe.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, tribe, snake, political prisoner, prison escape, python
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Fury at Smugglers' Bay (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: It is the end of the 18th century and smuggling is considered to be a legitimate spare-time occupation for most fishermen around the British shores. But when a gang of cut-throats, led by the infamous Black John (Bernard Lee) begins to lure ships ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: pirate, machete, salvation, squire, soldier, seaside, musket, beach, night, gunfight, sword fight, sergeant ...
Time: 18th century
Place: united kingdom, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Gold of the Amazon Women (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adventurer searches for the fabled Golden Cities of El Dorado and allies himself with a tribe of Amazon women against a murderous villain who is also after the treasure.
Style: exciting, sexy, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: jungle, amazon tribe, woman with a gun, matriarchy, sorority, snake, barbarian, inventions and discoveries, disorder, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, desert ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Shandra: The Jungle Girl (1999)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of the South American jungle, a legendary creature known only as “Shandra” has been attacking men by the light of the full moon. But this extraordinary invader inflicts pleasure rather than pain!
Style: erotic, sexy, serious, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: erotica, sex scene, fetish, making love, exploitation, jungle, femme fatale, adventure, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, strong sexual content, sexual abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
No Stars in the Jungle (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Argentina, Peru
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A white man searches for a legendary gold mine in the depths of the Peruvian jungle.
Style: art house
Plot: murder, female nudity, love, amazon jungle, jungle, dream, gold, river, suicide, fight, airport, rain forest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: animal life, adventure, rivalry, ladies man, revenge, monkey, ex convict, female nudity, poacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), elephant, tent ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, bandit, mountain, crimes, adventure, adventurer, rivalry, treasure hunt, heroes, gang, escapades, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 60s
Place: peru, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Cage the Bear (2016)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Cage the Bear is about a group of Ukrainian hackers who steal money from the Kremlin, designated for Russia's terrorist invasion of Ukraine. The Kremlin demands their money back, and kidnaps a web reporter friend of the hackers. The Russian ...
Plot: hacker, kidnapping, terror
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Sandokan the Great (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the capture of the Sultan of Muluder, Sandokan, the sultan's son, leads a guerilla army through treacherous jungles to free his father and defeat Queen Victoria's army of invaders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, kidnapping, niece, fort, tiger, tea, machine gun, tied up
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a native village is apparently terrorized by a Lion, the local sergeant enlists the help of a veterinarian working at a nearby animal study center. It is soon discovered that the Lion has a unique problem, it has double vision due to the fact ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: animals, cat, lion, veterinarian, poacher, village, parents and children, adventure, family, animal life, family relations, black market ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, coming of age, river, feral child, priest, youth, child protagonist, loss of mother, murder of mother, revenge, escape, amazon ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tarzan and the Valley of Gold (1966)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The international criminal Vinaro enjoys sending explosive wristwatches to his enemies.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: tarzan, jungle, gold, monkey, lost city, fistfight, leopard, snake, cave, helicopter, arson, lion ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Taur the Mighty (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful companion Ubaratuta will give Taurus a hand to defeat the ...
Plot: king, showdown, warrior, sister, kidnapping, wrestling, tough guy, martial arts, beefcake martial arts, bow and arrow, muscleman, adventure hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Golden Temple Amazons (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: erotic
Plot: exploitation, women's wrestling, woman with a gun, sword and sorcery, reading someone else's diary, jungle girl, female protagonist, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, lesbianism, lesbian, girl fight ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Trek (2002)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Reports of a sighting of an extraordinary elephant lead the members of the Asian Elephant Conservation group aided by foreign researchers on a dangerous journey deep in the jungle. It takes them on a dangerous route used for smuggling amphetamine. ...
Plot: cocaine, jungle, nature, spider, elephant, snake, drug smuggling, wild animal, centipede, blood, gun, explosion
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Lost Continent (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles. When a violent storm strikes, the ship is swept into the Sargasso Sea and the passengers find themselves trapped on an ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: monster, lost world, dinosaur, creature feature, desert island, killer animal, giant crab, exploitation, giant monster, sea, shark, sea monster ...
Time: prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Missing Link (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A million years ago in Africa: the last of the ape-humans is on flight from the humans, who killed the rest of his clan. Alone, seeking others of his kind, he traverses steps, deserts and mountains until he reaches the coast. But there are already ...
Style: one man show
Plot: toad, ostrich, caveman, ancient, bigfoot, prehistoric animal, ancient history, monkey, lion, beetle, egg, hyena ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Lost in Africa (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young American and a young English woman are kidnapped by a tribe in Africa. They manage to escape but the leader of the tribe is killed in the process. There's a whole jungle between them and civilization and chief's son wants revenge.
Plot: wildlife, topless, survival, manhunt, elephant, sex, female nudity, lion, safari, crocodile, nude swimming, nude bathing ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Great Elephant Escape (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two young boys help an elephant escape from an African animal orphanage when he is bought by a wealthy American. The trio dodge poachers, the police and lions on a journey they'll never forget.
Plot: youth, ranch, human animal relationship, interracial friendship, elephant, american abroad, boy, child protagonist, lion, hyena, orphan, guide ...
Place: africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Mighty Gorga (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A circus owner and a lady trapper trek into the African jungle to capture a giant gorilla for his circus.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: monkey, giant ape, skeleton, gorilla, circus, safari, lava, hiking, witch doctor, jungle, airplane, lion tamer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 66
Scavengers (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A college professor and his ex-girlfriend find themselves being hunted by the CIA, the KGB and an African drug smuggler. Seems they have inadvertently gotten information that would show how the KGB gave the CIA state secrets in return for a cut of ...
Plot: woman with a gun, cia, bible, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, college professor, drug smuggling, kgb, female director
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 33K
King Kong (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In this remake of the 1933 classic about the giant ape, an oil company expedition disturbs the peace of Kong and brings him back to New York to exploit him. Even though a woman somewhat tames Kong, he finally breaks loose and terrorizes the city, ...
Style: suspense, satirical, melancholic, visually appealing, depressing ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: beast, giant ape, survival, island, monster, jungle, giant monster, gorilla, king kong, giant animal, giant snake, world trade center manhattan new york city ...
Time: 70s, prehistoric times, 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, indonesia, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%