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The Dam (2011)
 3.4
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The Dam (2011)
Original name: Dam 999
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India, United Arab Emirates, Singapore
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After many years two mariners return to homeland with the hope of a new beginning, little did they know about a disaster that would change their destiny.
Style: thought provoking, tense, serious, realistic, contemplative, disaster movie, atmospheric
Plot: adventure, human spirit, danger, human nature, forces of nature, introspection, hopes, dam, lost love, escapades, catastrophe, flood, disaster film, explosion, flooding, snake bite, marine life, tribute
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and disaster movie films with plots about danger, escapades, catastrophe, forces of nature, adventure, heroes and disaster film mostly in Thriller, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Dam: Airplane vs Volcano (2014), Super Eruption (2011), Tornado Valley (2009), MegaFault (2009), Fall of Hyperion (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, survival, danger, adventure, save the day, control room, spouse in danger, forces of nature, heroes, military, catastrophe, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
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95%
 3.8
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Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: time travel, rescue, adventure, danger, escapades, rivalry, catastrophe, forces of nature, disaster film, volcano, ocean, ocean or sea ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Tornado Valley (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Liz McAdams is haunted by the memories of a tornado that destroyed her home 25 years ago. Now a professional storm tracker, she and her family are in danger once again as another devastating twister rapidly gains momentum. Caught in the path of ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: tornado, disaster film, danger, race against time, forces of nature, storm, salvation, natural disaster, catastrophe, unsupportive spouse, estrangement, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 3.1
 2K
MegaFault (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A crack in the world has started... we have 24 hours to stop it.
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: earthquake, disaster film, forces of nature, race against time, danger, destruction, apocalypse, adventure, chaos, end of the world, save the planet, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: danger, space station, race against time, adventure, collision, escapades, disaster film, save the day, meteorite, society, scientist, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Nature Unleashed: Earthquake (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Lithuania, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An earthquake destroys a Russian Nuclear Power plant.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, disaster movie
Plot: earthquake, save the day, daring rescue, forces of nature, danger, adventure, race against time, disaster film, graphic violence, catastrophe, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 1.8
 2K
Age of Ice (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Massive earthquakes open the Arabian tectonic plate, resulting in unstable weather and freezing temperatures that will be unsurvivable by nightfall. Attempting to reach safety, a vacationing family in Egypt must battle the rapidly cooling ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: snow, adventure, race against time, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, earthquake, catastrophe, climate change, vacation, pyramid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.8
 1K
Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, disaster movie
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, chaos, danger, save the day, heroes, small town, adventure, christmas, ecological disaster, snow, catastrophe, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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2012: Ice Age (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A volcanic eruption in Iceland sends a glacier towards North America, causing everything in it's path to freeze. A family man struggles to escape the onslaught of the coming ice age.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: glacier, ice age, ecological disaster, forces of nature, survival, race against time, adventure, family in danger, evacuation, family relations, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: disaster movie, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, tornado, parents and children, forces of nature, missing child, danger, escapades, race against time, catastrophe, chaos, disaster film ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
 1K
Japan Sinks (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Japan sinks! Proving once again that Japan will never cease to find inventive ways to destroy itself on screen, this summer's blockbuster Sinking of Japan brings apocalypse through tectonics. Based on Sakyo Komatsu's best-selling novel, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: tsunami, race against time, rescue, chaos, love affair, deadly, danger, leadership, head of state, escapades, negotiation, demolished city ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 731
Roar (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After his photojournalist brother gets killed by a white tigress in the jungles of the Sundarbans, Pandit and his team of commandos enter the prohibited core area of the forest to avenge his death.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: escapades, adventure, deadly, chases and races, danger, jungle, survival, dangerous animal, track down, bollywood, animal life, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Seattle Superstorm (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An object is shot down over Seattle and the debris begins to effect the local weather ultimately threatening the whole world.
Style: disaster movie, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: catastrophe, disaster film, save the day, forces of nature, meteorite, chases and races, soldier, race against time, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c., seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.7
 2K
Polar Storm (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a piece of the massive comet "Copernicus" collides with the Earth, it knocks the planet off of its axis and unleashes a disaster never before witnessed. Dr. James Mayfield (Jack Coleman) and his highly trained research team are the ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: collision, forces of nature, danger, race against time, family relations, one last chance, disaster film, astronomer, survival, save the day, space and aliens, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: mountaineer, climbing, forces of nature, escapades, adventure, survival, human spirit, wilderness, hopes, danger, leadership, mountain ...
Place: himalaya, asia, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.2
 901
Storm War (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of freak weather occurrences around Washington D.C. reunites two estranged brothers who are the sons of a once prestigious climate scientist. One of them suspects their father is behind it and upon further investigation, they discover that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disaster movie, tense, humorous ...
Plot: disaster film, chaos and mayhem, chaos, race against time, save the day, danger, escapades, heroes, mad scientist, siblings relations, forces of nature, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: disaster movie, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: tornado, disaster film, forces of nature, danger, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, chases and races, catastrophe, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
End of the World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In End of the World, the fate of humanity lies in the hands of two guys who run a video rental store and are “sci-fi obsessed” movie fans. And who better to save the world, than guys who have seen all the movies and all the “out there” ways ...
Style: disaster movie, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: apocalypse, heroes, save the world, adventure, forces of nature, danger, catastrophe, disaster film, global warming, end of the world, rescue, natural disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.1
 696
Storm Cell (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A brother and sister are torn apart when their parents die tragically in a tornado. While he moves to Seattle to be away from the memory, she devotes her life to studying storms and weather patterns. When she discovers the threat of a powerful ...
Style: exciting, disaster movie, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hurricane, tornado, disaster film, forces of nature, race against time, adventure, danger, escapades, rape, storm, save the day, fleeing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Killer Flood: The Day the Dam Broke (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When the dam in the town of Rutland starts to show signs of wear. David Powell, the architect who originally worked on the dam but was removed and who left town after he was black balled by Walker, the man who only cares about making a profit; ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: daring rescue, survival, rescue, save the day, danger, race against time, forces of nature, mentally unstable, escapades, adventure, architect, dam ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Nature Unleashed: Tornado (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, Romania, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Haunted by the death of his father, who was killed by a tornado years earlier, Josh Barnaby finds himself tracking the deadly storms... this time as a photographer. When he partners up with Nickie Flynt, a reporter searching for the story of her ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, tornado, danger, adventure, curses spells and rituals, deadly, escapades, heroes, journalism, crimes, catastrophe, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, forces of nature, rescue, chaos, danger, escapades, disaster film, climate change, snow, scientist, evacuation, volcano ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe, iceland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 55K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cave, expedition, survival, danger, forces of nature, underground, deathtrap, adventure, panic, struggle for survival, death, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: papua new guinea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.3
 387
Devil Winds (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A brilliant meteorologist returns to his hometown in Oklahoma to try to stop the biggest tornado ever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, save the day, haunted by the past, forces of nature, environmentalism, escapades, race against time, danger, laboratory, tornado, father daughter relationship, police detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.0
 2K
The Ape (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A descent into hell, Jesper Ganslandt's disturbing and suspenseful second feature begins with a man waking up in unfamiliar surroundings, only to find the life he knew the day before is gone.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, sincere, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: introspection, losing-it hero, disorder, family relations, life turned upside down, moral dilemma, human nature, parents and children, heroes, hell, surrealism, father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
 251
Heat Wave (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When a sudden, unexplained rise in local temperatures threatens to turn Los Angeles County into a parched, lifeless desert, one scientist must put her theories to the test in a desperate effort to prevent the catastrophe.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: race against time, heat wave, danger, save the day, forces of nature, catastrophe, escapades, natural disaster, scientist, crimes, heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 814
The Invader (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An African immigrant living illegally in Belgium is desperate to find his own sense of belonging.
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, bleak, tense ...
Plot: misfit, life is a bitch, job seeking, couple relations, couples, human nature, immigrants, society, urban, nudity (full frontal - brief), interracial relations, simulated sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 754
22nd of May (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sam wakes up, gets ready and goes to do his daily job. And then the unexpected happens. A bomb explodes in the center of the shopping mall where he works. He drags himself towards the entrance to save the victims. One by one he pulls them out, until ...
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, tense, surreal ...
Plot: rescue, survival, redemption, introspection, haunted by the past, danger, dealing with death, shopping mall, suicide bomber, guilt, escapades, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Atomic Twister (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When tornadoes hit a nuclear power plant, critically damaging the plant's cooling system, the results could be catastrophic. Atomic Twister, a countdown to disaster, traces an extraordinary day in the lives of small town citizens who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, disaster movie
Plot: tornado, race against time, danger, heroes, disaster film, nuclear reactor, nuclear power plant, deadly, friends, adventure, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.8
 306
Landslide (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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, rough, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, survival, escapades, race against time, danger, adventure, chases and races, pregnancy, rescue, father son relationship, heroes, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%