Movies like Across the Great Divide

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Across the Great Divide (1976)
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Across the Great Divide (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two orphans set out to claim their inheritance - a 400 acre plot of land in Salem Oregon. To Do so they must cross the rugged snow covered Rocky Mountains in the year 1876.
Style: humorous, exciting, sentimental, atmospheric, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rocky mountains, orphan, on the run, wilderness, wolf, gambler, mountain lion, adventure, youth, on the road, family, heroes, gambling, friends, family relations, danger, dishonesty, escapades, coming of age, teenager, survival, horse, native american, poker, hunting ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, oregon

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Most similar movies to Across the Great Divide

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, realistic and feel good films with plots about adventure, family, escapades, heroes, danger, family relations and wilderness mostly in Family, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Across the Great Divide: The Sea Gypsies (1978), Mountain Family Robinson (1979), Seven Alone (1974), Benji the Hunted (1987), Napoleon and Samantha (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, uplifting, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, mountain, family relations, nature, family, danger, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, animal life, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sea Gypsies (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man and a woman and 3 children start to sail around the world. They are shipwrecked near an uninhabited isle. This island is full of wild animals and it is very dangerous for them in the begining. They live through a lot of wonderful adventure ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: stowaway, island, survival, wilderness, shipwreck, pelican, adventure, dangerous animal, youth, daring rescue, family, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mountain Family Robinson (1979)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A family goes "back to nature" by homesteading in the Colorado Rockies.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, wilderness, family relations, danger, city life, urban, family life, countryside, heroes, family, escapades, animal life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Wilderness Family now face terrifying times in fierce winter storms, an avalanche, and being attacked by a ferocious pack of hungry wolves. Watch as America's favorite family stands strong together to prove that the best things in life are ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, family relations, wolf, winter, parents and children, family in danger, family life, siblings relations, survival, family, adventure, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 5.5
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Seven Alone (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the real-life adventure of the Sager family. Travelling with a wagon train from Missouri to Oregon, things are going well for the Sagers, until father Sager dies from blood poisoning following an Indian attack, and mother ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, touching, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, wagon train, wilderness, siblings relations, human spirit, on the road, adventure, americana, fish out of water, against the odds, survival, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Benji the Hunted (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benji has become stranded on a remote island after a boating accident. He finds himself struggling to survive in the wilderness, avoiding close encounters with a wolf, a bear, and a territorial female cougar with her cub.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sweet, tear jerker ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, mountain, lost at sea, hunter, family, adventure, rescue, love and romance, heroes, orphan, escapades, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Napoleon and Samantha (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two young children, who, rather than part with an old pet lion who was once a circus performer, go on a perilous mountain trek to stay with a recluse friend.
Style: feel good, touching, emotional, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: family relations, heroes, aging, orphan, young heroes, hopes, child in peril, wilderness, family life, adoption, friendship, family ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After fleeing into the mountains after he is wrongly accused of murder, woodsman "Grizzly Adams" discovers an uncanny bond to the indigenous wildlife of the region after rescuing an orphaned grizzly bear cub whom he adopts and calls ...
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: grizzly bear, wilderness, mountain, heroes, escapades, dishonesty, adventure, chases and races, danger, false accusation, animal life, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Castle Rock (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Left alone in the wilderness after her grandfather suffers a heart attack, a teenage girl is befriended by a mysterious drifter. Soon, she finds herself on the adventure of her life when her new acquaintance turns out to be a fugitive from justice ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, desert, adventure, survival, teenage life, rebelliousness, youth, danger, escapades, wanted, wanted man, family ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Escape to Grizzly Mountain (2000)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jimmy, a young boy trying to gain acceptance from his peers, is horrified when he sees a circus trainer abusing a bear cub. One of the circus employees tells Jimmy that there is a magic cave in the hills nearby that can transport people to another ...
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, feel good, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, wilderness, circus, grizzly bear, adventure, rescue, young heroes, heroes, survival, danger, hopes, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Against the Wild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The action-packed feature film tells the dramatic tale of two siblings and their Alaskan Malamute, who must make an emergency landing when their small plane has engine problems. They find themselves in a beautiful but potentially dangerous natural ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, sentimental, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, adventure, escapades, danger, missing child, youth, family problems, wilderness, pets, cave, salmon, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, heroes, rescue, danger, youth, adventurer, family, adventure, escapades, friends, animal life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Savage Sam (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Travis, Arliss, and Lisbeth are captured by Apaches while Old Yeller's son, Sam, tracks their trail.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: danger, kidnapping, wilderness, native american white relationships, adventure, daring rescue, escapades, getting home, heroes, pets, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Charlie, the Lonesome Cougar (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A heartwarming Disney classic in which a cougar, who was rescued as a cub and raised by a group of loggers in the Pacific Northwest, reverts back to his natural instincts, leading to hilarious (and dangerous) consequences.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, wilderness, cougar, pets, orphan, adventure, family, social differences, adoption, moral dilemma, danger, mischievous children ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A family film about Nikki, a half-wolf, half-dog raised in the Yukon during the gold rush era. After being separated from her master, Nikki must fend for herself amidst bears, the harsh Yukon weather, and a trapper who wants her skin.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, canadian, daring rescue, babies and infants, young heroes, getting home, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, adventurer, pets ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 17K
The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, wilderness, animals, survival, friendship, dog, animal life, family, heroic mission, escapades, youth, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Teenager Angus adopts a stray dog and names him Yellow. Several days later, while travelling along the coast of British Columbia with Angus's father, John, the boy and dog become stranded when turbulent waters capsize their boat. Angus's ...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: boy dog relationship, survival, wilderness, adventure, pets, friendship, dog, teenage life, young heroes, danger, youth, parents and children ...
Place: canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy and his dog, White Fang, must try to save the noble Haida tribe from evil white men in turn-of-the-century Alaska.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, unusual plot structure, intense ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, wilderness, family, friendship, survival, good versus evil, anti heroes, danger, family relations, animal life, friends, americana ...
Time: 90s, 1890s, 19th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa, san francisco, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Told from Mowgli's point of view, it's the story of how a boy became a mancub and a mancub became a man.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: rescue, jungle, escapades, family, young heroes, adventure, coming of age, heroes, mischievous children, danger, youth, feral man ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A two-week trek through the Cascade Mountains tries the survival instincts of five adventurous teenagers. At first, it's all a good time. Shooting the rapids, exploring caves and making new friends. But when an accident occurs, Mother Nature ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, wolf, cave, hiking, danger, escapades, pets, friendship, survival, treasure hunt, family life, adventurer ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Tom Sawyer (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Musical, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer and his pal Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi River, pretending to be pirates, attending their own funeral, and witnessing a murder.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: small town, friendship, adventurer, adventure, young heroes, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, youth, disorder, friends, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, missouri, usa, st. petersburg russia, mississippi river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Magic of the Golden Bear: Goldy III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a sly magician casts a spell so that he can buy Goldy, the last Golden Bear, Jesse runs away with her pet. Hiding deep in the heart of the forest, the youngster meets a 'Ghostman' who believes all animals should be free.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, adventure, family, rivalry, heroes, escapades, animal life, wilderness, girl, bear, barefoot, animal ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Beethoven's 5th (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When Sara takes Beethoven to spend summer vacation with wacky Uncle Freddie in an old mining town, the mischievous canine "digs up" the missing clue to a legendary hidden fortune of Rita and Moe ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: family relations, dog, friendship, family life, friends, partners, escapades, heroes, chase, adventure, family, youth ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: realistic, serious, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, escapades, adventurer, young heroes, adventure, youth, heroes, danger, self discovery, human spirit ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Young Black Stallion (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When courageous young Neera becomes separated from her family in the desert, she chances upon a wild colt. Together they find friendship, trust, and their way back home only to discover her family is about to lose everything!
Style: serious, touching, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: horse, desert, girl horse relationship, friendship, human animal relationship, survival, rescue, young heroes, orphan, mischievous children, danger, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Ride a Wild Pony (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Scott, a poor farm boy, is given a wild pony from a wealthy ranch owner's herd to ride to and from school. Scott and his pony soon become an inseparable team, until one day the pony suddenly disappears. Soon after, the ranch owner's ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: farm, school, pony, horse, heroes, escapades, orphan, downfall, adventure, rise and fall, rescue, family ...
Time: 1910s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An all-new Disney holiday classic is born - Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups. Starring a brand-new litter of the cutest talking pups ever - Hope, Jingle, Charity, and Noble - it's perfect for the whole family. When Mrs. Claus travels to Pineville, ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: santa claus, dog, christmas, adventure, family relations, friends, stowaway, disorder, pets, animal life, family gatherings, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Sam Steele and the Junior Detective Agency (2009)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 13-year-old Sam Steele Jr. forms his own private detective agency to emulate his father, Des Moines detective Sam Steele, and helps track down a jewel thief.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: save the day, young heroes, adventure, investigation, heroes, amateur detective, best friends, youth, danger, family, escapades, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Flight of the Grey Wolf (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A youth (Russ Hanson) attempts to re-introduce a domesticated wolf to the wild.
Style: captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, family, adventure, misfit, danger, heroes, animal life, survival, mistaken identity, fish out of water, escapades, on the run ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Treasure of Matecumbe (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In post-Civil War Kentucky, young David Burnic becomes the unexpected heir to the family secret, a map leading to buried treasure on the Florida isle of Matecumbe.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, buried treasure, treasure, danger, obsessive quest, adventure, heroes, escapades, crimes, family, anti hero, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%