Movies like Striker's Mountain

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Striker's Mountain (1985)
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Striker's Mountain (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A construction conglomerate, headed by a ruthless millionaire, wants to buy a ski resort that has been a family business for years, but the family does not want to sell. The businessman resolves to get the property, whether they want to sell it or not.
Plot: mountain, snow, helicopter, ski resort, skiing, resort
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Striker's Mountain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and touching films with plots about snow, mountain, skiing, family relations, old man, coming of age and village mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Striker's Mountain: Few of Us (1996), Where the Spirit Lives (1989), scissere (1982), Conquest (1998), Recommendation for Mercy (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
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Few of Us (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, France, Germany, Lithuania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A slow, dialogue-free film about a woman's journey in Siberia.
Plot: no dialogue, female nudity, touching breasts, blood, helicopter, violence, old man, cigarette smoking, drinking alcohol, shot in the back, knife, mountain ...
Place: siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Where the Spirit Lives (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1937, a young First Nations (Canadian native) girl named Ashtecome is kidnapped along with several other children from a village as part of a deliberate Canadian policy to force First Nations children to abandon their culture in order to be ...
Plot: boarding school, native american, culture clash, racism, school, child abuse
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.6
 42
scissere (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A recently released mental patient imagines himself living the lives of three different people he randomly encounters.
Style: avant garde, underground film
Plot: mental institution, introspection, forest, scientist, drug addict, cloud, snow, lake, mother, guitarist, moth, broken window ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.4
 164
Conquest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: British-Canadian light romantic comedy film set in a dying Saskatchewan town. Bank branch manager, Pincer Bedier, dreams of reviving the town when one day a beautiful young woman's car breaks down and she becomes stranded until it can be ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Recommendation for Mercy (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, a 14 year-old boy is accused of raping and murdering a little girl
Style: based on true events
Plot: court, rape, teenager, murder, rape accusation
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Postmen in the Mountains (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An old postman has spent his whole life delivering mail to the mountain of Hunan and is about to retire. His only son is due to take over his duties. As father and son journey through the mountains, the son begins to appreciate the toil and burden ...
Style: touching, sincere, contemplative, realistic, serious
Plot: mountain, on the road, postman, father son relationship, buddies, golden years, elderly, dealing with death, love and romance, aging, lovers reunited, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 3.7
 353
Ambrosia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ambrosia is the story of an Iranian-Canadian couple, Ali and Leila, who dream of an exciting future in Vancouver: Ali owns a pizza shop and thinks of expanding and Leila is an up-and-coming clothing designer. However, their situations change ...
Plot: lgbt, female director, lesbian kiss, seamstress, lesbian, pregnancy
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 690
Slalom (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 15 year-old Lyz, a high school student in the French Alps, has been accepted to a highly selective ski club whose aim is to train future professional athletes. Taking a chance on his new recruit, Fred, ex-champion turned coach, decides to make Lyz ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), statutory rape, snow skiing, championship, sexual assault, cable car, competition, 15 year old, coach, male objectification, skiing, menstruation ...
Time: 2000s
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Lotus Eaters (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set off the West Coast of Canada in 1965, a hip new teacher with a miniskirt and lots of ideas turns a small town upside down. The soft autumn light of Galiano Island is beautifully rendered in writer/producer Peggy Thompson's The Lotus ...
Plot: teacher, mine, teenage pregnancy, extramarital affair, pig, boat, island
Time: 50s, 60s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: canada, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Night I Swam (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Snow covered mountains in Japan. Every night, a fisherman makes his way to the market in town. His 6 year old son is awoken by his departure and finds it impossible to fall back to sleep. In the sleeping household, the young boy draws a picture he ...
Plot: no dialogue, snowing, little boy, shopping mall, drawing, train, barking dog, snow, dog, photograph, skiing, snow skiing ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
This Time Forever (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American hockey player, studying in Canada on a hockey scholarship, falls in love while risking his scholarship and the prospect of the Vietnam war draft.
Plot: vietnam war, ice hockey, college, injury, single mother, reunion, hospital, pregnancy, presumed dead, wheelchair, struggle, hockey ...
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.6
 102
Loyalties (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lily and her three youngest children join her husband David Sutton, a doctor in an isolated northern Alberta town. Their eleven-year-old son arrives later from boarding school. David conceals a dark secret which caused the family to leave England ...
Plot: female director, secret, doctor, family relations
Place: canada, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Black Mud (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A coming of age story about two orphaned brothers who travel cross country to the Alberta oil sands in search of a new life. Along the way, they learn to depend on one another, but tensions grow as money gets tight. On the brink of giving up, Alex, ...
Plot: father son relationship, global warming, job seeking, two brothers
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Ordeal in the Arctic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everybody expected military flight Boxtop 22 from Thule into the vast frozen wilderness of Canada's North Western territories to be boring routine, but in a matter of minutes a crash reduces Gulf War veteran pilot Captain John Couch's crew ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, save the day, heroes, escapades, danger, catastrophe, survival, forces of nature, disaster film, co pilot, radar, paratrooper ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Looking for Angelina (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Looking for Angelina is based on one of the most important murder trials in Canada. Angelina Napolitano murdered her husband with an axe and was sentenced to be executed...
Plot: canadian, courtroom, courtroom drama, trial, murder, legal action, murderer, court
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
How Old Are You (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 36 year-old Nirupama Rajeev (played by Manju Warrier) is an UD clerk in Revenue Department. The role of her husband is played by Kunchaka Boban. There is nothing interesting about her life as she leads a life which is determined by her usual daily ...
Plot: parent child relationship, marathon, female protagonist, strong female lead, self discovery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, malayalam, wife husband relationship
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sitting in Limbo (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The National Film Board of Canada was one of the guiding forces behind Sitting in Limbo. Fabian Gibbs plays a black Montreal college student forced to leave school when his girlfriend Pat Dillon becomes pregnant. Gibbs resents this interruption in ...
Plot: black, racism, poverty, teenage pregnancy
Place: montreal, canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 149
Made in Israel (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Egon Schultz, the last Nazi criminal, is extradited by Syria to Israel. Hoffman, A wealthy businessman and son of a holocaust survivor, puts out a 2 million dollar contract on his head and a group of people turned Nazi-Hunters make their way through ...
Plot: snow, hitman, revenge, trumpet, minefield, police, peace, immigrants
Time: near future
Place: israel, germany, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Scream of Stone (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Argentina, UK, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A meeting of two world famous climbers, one an experienced mountaineer the other a sport climber, and a journalist (Ivan) results in a bet on which of the two is the best climber. Roger (the mountaineering expert) states that Martin (the sport ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: mountain, climbing, love triangle, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, wilderness, danger, dream, mountain climbing, obsession, mountaineer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Secrets In The Snow (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On this particular Friday morning the students of Eastbrook High are arriving at school to complete their final exams before the Christmas Holiday. But what began as a December snowfall quickly becomes a threatening winter storm, and school is ...
Plot: school, snow, family, faith based, faith, coming of age, christian, high school
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
John A.: Birth of a Country (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A riveting political thriller starring Shawn Doyle (John A. Macdonald), Peter Outerbridge (George Brown) and David LaHaye (George-Etienne Cartier) and set during the struggles that take Canada from colony to country.
Plot: drunkenness, british colonial, queen victoria
Time: 1870s, 1800s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.5
 22K
Away from Her (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, a wheel chair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.
Style: sincere, sentimental, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: elderly, marriage, alzheimer's disease, nurse, retirement home, true love, elderly lovers, human spirit, golden years, hopes, fighting illness, lovers apart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Something About Love (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wally Olynyk (Stefan Wodoslawsky) returns home to the Cape Breton region of Nova Scotia in this somber drama. After years of living in Los Angeles, he hopes to attend his high-school reunion and visit with his father Stan (Jan Rubes). Stan is the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mortician, high school reunion, alzheimer's disease, father son relationship
Place: los angeles, nova scotia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.0
 305
Ordinary Magic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When his father dies, Jeffrey is sent to live with his aunt Charlotte in Canada. Once there he leads his aunt and his friends in staging, a non-violent hunger strike to try to save his aunt's house from being demolished to make room for a ski ...
Plot: coming of age, hinduism, non violence, teenage girl in swimwear, bereavement, loud sex
Place: canada, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Treasures of the Snow (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An adaptation of the book "Treasures of the Snow“ written by Patricia M. St. John.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: mountain, train, coming of age, youth, in the woods, teaching the ways of the world, teenage life, self discovery, introspection, hopes, family, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 1K
The Prayer (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Thomas is a drug addict. In an effort to put an end to his habit, he joins a community of former addicts who live isolated in the mountains and use prayer as a way to cure themselves.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, captivating, disturbing
Plot: drug addict, mountain, prayer, hard labor, catholic priest, drug rehab, friendship, love, new life, death, troubled youth, nun ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wind Blows Round (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The aging, conservative population of a small, sleepy village in the Italian Alps are surprised to see that a former French professor has settled there with his young wife and their three children to produce goat cheese, in order to escape the ...
Plot: village, language, cheese, goat, fight, church, suicide, false accusation, mountain, family relations, villager, flashback ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 150
Snow Job (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A famous skier (Jean-Claude Killy), his mistress (Danièle Gaubert) and a ski instructor (Cliff Potts) rob a bank in the Alps and hide the loot in a crevasse.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: heist, skiing, resort, insurance investigator, ski resort, caper, master criminal, crime gone awry, mountain, conspiracy, disorder, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Christmas with a View (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This Christmas, Thunder Mountain Ski Resort is abuzz when celebrity chef Shane Roarke is named the new head chef. Clara Garrison isn't as excited and is instead focused on getting resettled after her failed attempt at opening a restaurant in ...
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, touching, sweet
Audience: date night
Plot: ski resort, christmas, celebrity, christmas dinner, romance, holiday season, holiday, railroad crossing, baking, photograph, cheese, wedding ring ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 337
Lecture 21 (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student takes a bizarre trip through the Italian Alps after being inspired by a professor's lecture on Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" from his Ninth Symphony.
Plot: symphony, lecture, concert, student, classical music, snow, composer
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%