Movies like Ice 1970

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Ice (1970)
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Ice (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: "An underground revolutionary group struggles against internal strife to stage urban guerilla attacks against a fictionalized fascist regime in the United States. Interspersed throughout the narrative are rhetorical sequences that explain the philosophy of radical action and restrain the melodrama inherent in the thriller genre." Written by Laurence Kardish, Museum of Modern Art
Plot: distopia, militant, revolution, violence, partisan, politics, underground, rebellion, capture, cult, revolutionary, murder, siege, police brutality, government, machine gun, change, radical, hierarchy, hiding place, rifle, meeting, oppression, political activist, underground movement ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Ice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, thought provoking, contemplative and psychological films with plots about distopia, society, life is a bitch, murder, future dystopia, politics and death mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ice: Katherine (1975), Punishment Park (1971), Born in Flames (1983), Prologue (1970), Zabriskie Point (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Katherine (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A harrowing look at the 60s and early 70s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life. Written by Miguel Cane
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, rebellion, revolution, life is a bitch, fighting the system, society, state affairs, teenage life, political unrest, militant, explosion, activist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, year 1969, year 1972 ...
Place: peru, san francisco, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Punishment Park (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this fictional documentary, U.S. prisons are at capacity, and President Nixon declares a state of emergency. All new prisoners, most of whom are connected to the antiwar movement, are now given the choice of jail time or spending three days in ...
Style: realistic, serious, offbeat, psychological, clever ...
Plot: desert, soldier, politics, anti war, murder, militant, punishment, police brutality, siege, distopia, military, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california, indochina, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Born in Flames (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: In a future where a socialist government gains power, a group of women decides to organize and rebel.
Style: bleak, offbeat, sincere, futuristic, realistic ...
Plot: feminism, revolution, militant, working class, cult, future dystopia, state affairs, gays and lesbians, society, rebellion, chaos, injustice ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, united states, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.2
 13
Prologue (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Robin Spry, Prologue was the first Canadian film to screen at the Venice Film Festival. Set and filmed during the sixties, this fiction feature tells the story of a young Montrealer who edits an underground newspaper ...
Style: cinema verite, political
Plot: politics, college, girlfriend, discussion, friendship, underground, rebellion, commune, teenage boy, frustration, deserter, dropout ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Zabriskie Point (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An epic portrait of late Sixties America, as seen through the portrayal of two of its children: anthropology student Daria (who's helping a property developer build a village in the Los Angeles desert) and dropout Mark (who's wanted by the ...
Style: surreal, serious, realistic, atmospheric, road movie ...
Plot: hippie, counterculture, politics, rebellion, sex orgy, materialism, revolution, love and romance, twentysomething life, rebelliousness, parents and children, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, phoenix arizona, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 2K
Panther (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Panther is a semi-historic film about the origins of The Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. The movie spans about 3 years (1966-68) of the Black Panther's history in Oakland. Panther also uses historical footage (B/W) to emphasize some ...
Style: controversial, disturbing, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: militant, racism, interracial relations, black panther party, black panthers, revolution, politics, state affairs, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: vietnam, california, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
 42K
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the future, the government maintains control of public opinion by outlawing literature and maintaining a group of enforcers, known as "firemen", to perform the necessary book burnings. Fireman Montag begins to question the morality of ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tense, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, book, totalitarianism, social decay, fighting the system, resistance, book burning, oppression, introspection, rebelliousness, satire ...
Time: future, near future, 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, disturbing, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, brainwashing, totalitarianism, fascism, against humanity, society, politics, fall in love, life is a bitch, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, year 1984, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.9
 191K
Brazil (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Low-level bureaucrat Sam Lowry escapes the monotony of his day-to-day life through a recurring daydream of himself as a virtuous hero saving a beautiful damsel. Investigating a case that led to the wrongful arrest and eventual death of an innocent ...
Style: futuristic, cult film, thought provoking, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: fighting the system, distopia, surveillance, hallucination, dark humor, satire, mistaken identity, chase, alternate reality, paranoia, dystopic future, giant ...
Time: future, year 1984
Place: england, london, europe, britain, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Atlas Shrugged: Part II (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The global economy is on the brink of collapse. Brilliant creators, from artists to industrialists, continue to mysteriously disappear. Unemployment has risen to 24%. Gas is now $42 per gallon. Dagny Taggart, Vice President in Charge of Operations ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, philosophical, twists and turns ...
Plot: fighting the system, ambition, rebellion, visionary, radical, idealism, rebelliousness, lifestyle, politics, workplace, political corruption, human spirit ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
No Blade of Grass (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A strange new virus has appeared, which only attacks strains of grasses such as wheat and rice, and the world is descending into famine and chaos. Architect John, along with his family and friends, is making his way from London to his brother's ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: contamination, survival, apocalypse, family in danger, chaos, family relations, virus, farm, distopia, race against time, human nature, plague ...
Time: future
Place: england, northern england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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One Man's War (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anthony Hopkins plays an English medical doctor living with his family in Paraguay and treating the poor people from the surroundings, who has his life turned upside down when his son was mysteriously murdered in what could have been an attack to ...
Style: political drama
Plot: politics, political activist, revenge, murder, corruption, justice, obsession, politician, confrontation, political unrest, oppression, military ...
Place: paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Johnny Shortwave (1995)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Story: A resistance movement rises against a totalitarian regime.
Plot: food shortage, police, evil corporation, surrealism, distopia, underground movement
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mark's Secret to Eternal Life (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: 18-year-old Mark wakes up in a parallel world where no one knows who he is - not his family, friends or girlfriend - and discovers that he and all the people he loves will soon die a painful death.
Style: psychotronic, touching, psychological, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: parallel world, death, murder, supernatural power, supernatural, civil war, serial killer, parents and children, family, friends, family relations, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Long Island Four (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Based on the true story of four Nazi saboteurs who infiltrated the US in 1942 and were quickly caught and executed, this 80-minute ode to America's irresistibly corruptive allure was the only underground feature by writer-director Anders ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: world war two, death, saboteur, decadence, nightlife, champagne, capture, nazi, raft, underground, radio, cult ...
Time: 1940s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Late for Dinner (1991)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two young men, one in need of medical attention, are cryogenically frozen in the early 1960s. The two are preoccupied with the fact that the police are pursuing them to realise what they are doing. The next thing they know is that they are in a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: afterlife, runaway, best friends, love affair, siblings relations, fish out of water, time travel, friendship, friends, disorder, misfit, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1960s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee and his wife. Though he gradually becomes their child, a series of unexpected circumstances make this life impossible for David. Without final ...
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: androids and robots, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, a.i., adoption, distopia, androids, cyberpunk, destiny, global warming, adventure, parenthood ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Where Have All the People Gone (1974)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A strange series of solar flares proves fatal for inhabitants of the Earth, except for the fortunate few who are somehow immune from the effects. Animals go insane and human beings turn to white powder, leaving behind only empty clothing. A handful ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, catastrophe, distopia, family life, forces of nature, chaos and mayhem, chaos, nuclear holocaust, demolished city, supernatural, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 7.0
 15K
The Day After (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, thought provoking, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: cold war, apocalypse, nuclear war, radiation, catastrophe, nuclear holocaust, survival, chaos, demolished city, hysteria, nuclear threat, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: kansas, usa, ussr, nebraska, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Distant Thunder (1978)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Patty is lying awake one night in a church basement, distraught and scared. She is to be executed the next morning for refusing to take the Mark of the Beast. Patty knows what lies ahead if she takes the mark but can still not believe in Christ.When ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian propaganda, distopia, end of the world, minister, religion, religious persecution, preacher, guillotine, christian, bible prophecy
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Extracted (2012)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thomas Jacobs invents a way to watch people's memories from the inside. Going against his morals, he accepts an offer to enter a heroin addict's memories to literally see if he committed a crime. However,a malfunction causes his ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, melancholic, serious ...
Plot: time loop, memory, murder, danger, experiment gone awry, disorder, inventions and discoveries, supernatural, alternate reality, repeated event, scientist, mind control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 1K
LX 2048 (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the near future, the sun has become so toxic people can no longer leave their houses in daytime, and normal life is conducted mostly inside the virtual realm. Against this dystopian backdrop, a dying man seeks to ensure the future well-being of ...
Style: unusual plot structure, psychological, exciting, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: future dystopia, distopia, mortality, terminal illness, virtual reality, family relations, catastrophe, father child relationship, virtual world, ecological disaster, clones, radiation ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Cries of Ecstasy, Blows of Death (1973)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In 2062, the last remaining humans battle each other in between hump sessions as their supply of clean, breathable air (supplied by a pipeline that's running dry) dwindles to nothing.
Plot: bare breasts, female nudity, violence, homosexual, large breasts, bicycle, sex scene, crossbow, dirt bike, rape, desert, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The White King (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Djata is a care-free 12-year-old growing up in a brutal dictatorship shut off from the outside world. When the government imprisons his father, Peter, and Djata and his mother Hannah are labeled traitors, the boy will not rest until he sees his ...
Plot: distopia, female director, dictatorship, family, twins, boy, danger
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Change of Mind (1969)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A white man's brain is transplanted into a black man's skull.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: brain transplant, racial prejudice, investigation, district attorney, husband wife relationship, sheriff, murder, transformation, switching roles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 7K
Aniara (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden, Denmark, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A ship carrying settlers to a new home in Mars after Earth is rendered uninhabitable is knocked off-course, causing the passengers to consider their place in the universe.
Style: tragic ending, philosophical, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: trapped in space, orgy, existentialism, hopelessness, depression, female protagonist, tragedy, illusion, cult, impregnation, society, life philosophy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Brave New World (1998)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives or their destiny.
Style: futuristic, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: genetic engineering, distopia, helicopter, utopia, love and romance, society, state affairs, danger, life is a bitch, rescue, government agency, urban ...
Time: future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 27K
Silent Running (1972)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a future Earth barren of all flora and fauna, the planet's ecosystems exist only in large pods attached to spacecraft. When word comes in that the pods are to be jettisoned into space and destroyed so that the spacecraft can be reused for ...
Style: captivating, serious, contemplative, cult film, light ...
Plot: space travel, space station, spacecraft, space and aliens, outer space, robot, distopia, environmentalism, fighting the system, greenhouse, biosphere, factory ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Creative Control (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Smooth advertising executive David is in a relationship with yoga teacher Juliette. Then his eye is caught by Sophie, the girlfriend of his best friend Wim, a fashion photographer. Things get completely out of hand during a campaign for augmented ...
Style: psychological, stylized, tense, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: virtual reality, obsession, love affair, workplace, love and romance, buddies, disorder, inventions and discoveries, workplace situations, infidelity, dysfunctional relationship, unrequited love ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hard to Be a God (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A group of scientists is sent to the planet Arkanar to help the local civilization, which is in the Medieval phase of its own history, to find the right path to progress. Their task is a difficult one: they cannot interfere violently and in no case ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, surreal, offbeat, contemplative ...
Plot: distant planet, moral dilemma, human nature, society, murder, fictional war, distopia, medieval, slavery, impostor, sword fight, doctor ...
Time: renaissance, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%