Movies like The Lost Expedition

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The Lost Expedition (1975)
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The Lost Expedition (1975)
Original name: Пропавшая экспедиция
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union, Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An expedition of a few geologists is going to Siberia in order to found a gold sources during 1918.
Plot: russian civil war, expedition, travel, civil war, gold, disappearance, greed, exploration
Time: 1920s, 1910s
Place: siberia, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and atmospheric films with plots about russian civil war, danger, escapades, civil war, greed, gold and adventure mostly in Adventure, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Lost Expedition: Golden River (1977), Dersu Uzala (1975), The Property of Republic (1972), The Red Tent (1969), New Adventures of the Elusives (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Golden River (1977)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The continuation of the story started by adventure movie "The Lost Expedition" set in 1923.
Plot: russian civil war, greed, exploration, expedition, travel, gold, post civil war
Time: 1920s
Place: siberia, russia
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100%
 8.2
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Dersu Uzala (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A military explorer meets and befriends a Goldi man in Russia’s unmapped forests. A deep and abiding bond evolves between the two men, one civilized in the usual sense, the other at home in the glacial Siberian woods.
Style: atmospheric, cerebral, breathtaking, stylized, touching ...
Plot: wilderness, human spirit, survival, hunter, nature, cold weather, friendship, tiger, forest, explorer, beautiful scenery, winter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: siberia, russia, japan, vatican, ussr ...
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100%
The Property of Republic (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Makar, a criminal investigator, is trying to find a stolen collection of antic treasures during the Spring of 1918.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: russian civil war, homeless teenager, jewelry, post civil war, theft, adventurer, bandit, police investigation, orphan, nobility, fencing, capture ...
Time: 1920s
Place: ussr
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30%
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The Red Tent (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Torn by personal guilt Italian General Umberto Nobile reminisces about his 1928 failed Arctic expedition aboard the airship Italia.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: disaster, survival, interwar period, nature, aviation, rescue attempt, leadership, heroes, daring rescue, adventure, ghost, adventurer ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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New Adventures of the Elusives (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A brilliant continuation of the saga, now in the city. The target of young patriots is a map held in the safe locker in the headquarters of secret police!
Plot: russian civil war, civil war, behind enemy lines, cabaret, interwar period, restaurant, airplane, variety show, fistfight, undercover agent, bar fight, scout ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Sannikov Land (1973)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of people setting out to find a previously assumed land and upon reaching it, not knowing how to deal with the customs of the place, have to deal with all the consequences.
Style: ethnographical
Plot: geography, sword and sorcery, travel, restaurant, conspiracy, dancing, exploration, climbing, wager, shaman, poisoning, lost civilization ...
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100%
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Territory (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 157 min.
Story: It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country. It was an unexplored and unbeaten terrain of boundless ice-field and forbidding rocks. This was the proper ...
Style: tense, harsh, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: gold rush, gold, geologist, dog sled, survival, society, friendship between men, love and romance, cold, research, nature, disaster ...
Time: 60s
Place: siberia, ussr, russia
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26%
Aide of His Excellence (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 377 min.
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Story: Adyutant ego prevoskhoditelstva
Plot: russian civil war, counter intelligence, spy, self sacrifice, escape, investigation, train robbery, civil war, colonel, capture, behind enemy lines, military officer ...
Time: 1910s
Place: kiev ukraine, ukraine, russia
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26%
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The Flight (1971)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 196 min.
Story: The film is about a group of people who in other times wouldn't have anything in common, some of them innocent bystanders, some moral criminals. But nothing is straightforward and simple. From Russia "the run" continues to ...
Plot: russian civil war, revolution, interwar period, card playing, public execution, emigrant, mental illness, hanging, execution, war crime, ghost, remorse ...
Time: 1920s
Place: crimea, turkey, russia, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the Russian Civil War, a loyal Red, Shilov, must prove he is at home among strangers as he attempts to recapture a shipment of gold that he was supposed to deliver to Moscow. Needed as a means of buying food for the people, the gold Shilov ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian civil war, false accusation, mole, gypsy, gang, escapades, officer, patriotism, frame up, conscience, friendship, train robbery ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: russia
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25%
The Seventh Bullet (1973)
Genre: Adventure, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Despite the restoration of Soviet power in the area, Basmachis continue to arrive from across the border, bringing death and destruction to peaceful villages. One of the bands of rebels is led by Khairulla who is pitted against the militsiya (local ...
Plot: russian civil war, squad, post civil war, chase, civil war, eastern, shooting, horse chase, bullet
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dante (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: "Leave out any hope of salvation, now you're getting in, to never leave again" (Hell - Canto III) It's been years since Beatrice died. Dante, now lonely, has lost control of his life and nothing on Earth is able to help him. Is a ...
Style: educational, educational film
Plot: hell, literature, travel, paradise, purgatory
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Dauria (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 182 min.
Story: A chronicle of life in a small village in the Baikal Region on the eve of World War I and at the time of the October Revolution. The age-old foundations are crumbling, the process of social stratification is underway and, as a result, some people go ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: russian civil war, anarchist, wedding, revolution, village, unfulfillment, state affairs, war, rebellion, love and romance, romance, social relations ...
Place: siberia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Wagtail's Army Fighting Again (1967)
Genre: Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A kids from "Armiya Tryasoguzki" are fighting "whites" again.
Audience: kids
Plot: russian civil war, secret agents, underground, homelessness, children, civil war, sabotage, orphan, resistance, red
Time: 20th century
Place: russia
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23%
Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The theatrical movie spin-off of the ABC’s Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries will follow Essie Davis’ private detective as she embarks on a global adventure to find missing treasure, solve murders and break aviation records... After freeing a ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, captivating, feminist film, disturbing ...
Plot: treasure hunt, female detective, riddles and clues, artifact, private detective, imprisonment, murder mystery, mind game, disappearance, young girl, talented, investigation ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929, year 1918
Place: jerusalem, australia, london, palestine, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Beginning of an Unknown Era (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, Ukraine
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two young directors adapted the short stories of two Russian authors whose works had been banned for decades, and so their film ended up in the censor’s vault as well – for twenty years. Both tales look back to the post-revolutionary era, and ...
Style: anthology
Plot: russian civil war, civil war, water, train, rain, soldier, locomotive, cow, criminal gang, communism, motorcycle, hopes ...
Time: 1920s
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23%
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Morphine (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year is 1917. We are in the Russian countryside. It is the middle of freezing winter. A pale young, newly educated doctor arrives. Having to deal with one medical challenge after another he soon becomes the center of everyone's attention. ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, drug addiction, morphine, doctor, doctors, urban decay, hopelessness, civil war, hardship, loneliness, self acceptance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: russia
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23%
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Euphoria (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story of two sisters on a journey, where they try to get close to each other and approach the tough questions in life. Euphoria is a contemporary drama about responsibility and reconciliation, in a world where these concepts are gradually being ...
Style: thought provoking, melancholic, bad ending, bleak
Plot: cancer, conflict, travel, sister, sisters, sect, death, family relations, caretaker, suicide, suburbs, relationship problems ...
Place: europe, munich germany
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23%
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Luck (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Petr, a recently discharged officer, arrives in a tiny mining town in the remote Siberian taiga to hunt for gold. When he finds it, the other prospectors cannot forgive his luck.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: murder, wilderness, damsel in distress, bravery, criminal gang, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, kidnapping, rape, irony, river ...
Place: siberia, russia
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23%
Mountains of the Moon (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The story of Captain Richard Francis Burton's and Lt. John Hanning Speke's expedition to find the source of the Nile river in the name of Queen Victoria's British Empire. The film tells the story of their meeting, their friendship ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, realistic, epic ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, expedition, friendship, adventure, betrayal, river, heroic mission, escapades, gay, exploration, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s
Place: africa, england, egypt, brazil, cairo egypt ...
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Gold for the Caesars (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gladiator gets caught up in a slave revolt and the invasion of England.
Plot: slave, gladiator, gold, ancient rome, architect, love affair, flood, greed, expedition, suicide, governor, roman empire ...
Time: 1st century
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22%
Mission in Kabul (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 128 min.
Plot: diplomacy, soviet
Time: year 1919
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Automatic at Sea (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia, USA, Denmark
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a whim, Eve, a young Swedish traveler, accepts an invitation from Peter to vacation on his family's private island off the coast of New England. As a series of unexpected delays prevent other guests from arriving, Eve discovers that she has ...
Style: unusual plot structure, light, suspense, contemplative
Plot: female protagonist, female friendship, male female relationship, young woman, ambiguity, female nudity, house, goat, bicycle, blonde, island, beach ...
Place: eastern europe
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The Dead Season (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A duel between Soviet spy and German war criminal.
Plot: war crime, nazi, spy, concentration camp, gas chamber, red army
Place: russia
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21%
Cook & Peary: The Race to the Pole (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cook and Peary: The Race to the Pole is an unabashedly biased recreation of the controversy concerning the "conquering" of the North Pole. Robert E. Peary (Rod Steiger), a US Navy commander and shameless self-promoter, sets out through ...
Plot: expedition, north pole, historical figure, arctic, physician, navy, commander, explorer
Place: greenland
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21%
White Sun of the Desert (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The setting is the east shore of the Caspian Sea (today's Turkmenistan) where the Red Army soldier Fyodor Sukhov has been fighting the Civil War in Russian Asia for a number of years. After being hospitalised and then demobbed, he sets off home ...
Style: serious, exciting, sincere, entertaining
Plot: desert, red army, civil war, culture clash, russian civil war, leadership, husband wife relationship, justice, cultural difference, soldier, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 60s
Place: asia, ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Trees Grow on the Stones Too (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Vikings attack Kuksja's village, and end up bringing him along on their ship because they believe he is good luck. After proving himself in a battle against the dreaded Danes, chief Torir bestows upon him the name of Einar and takes him in as ...
Plot: viking, medieval, tribe, ancient, travel, legend, ship, sword fight, love, poison, boat, kidnapping ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: scandinavia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two teen girls, one from the city, one from the country, try to find the hidden gold of Bear Mountain learning about friendship, loyalty and courage on the way.
Style: feel good, humorous, sweet, inspirational, light ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens, kids ...
Plot: friendship, adventure, teenage girl, treasure hunt, youth, family, small town, greed, gold, secrets, wilderness, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Wet Gold (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wet Gold is the story of a young woman (Laura), who works as a waitress in a cafe. Laura stumbles across a drunk elderly man (Sampson), who fills her with exciting stories of a boat that went down with millions in gold. Although Laura's ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: sailing, scuba diving, gold, treasure, jealousy, sailboat, greed, betrayal, paranoia, sunken treasure, ocean, adventure ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Gerry (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends named Gerry become lost in the desert after taking a wrong turn. Their attempts to find their way home only lead them into further trouble.
Style: surreal, art house, melancholic, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: desert, hiking, wilderness, survival, wandering, isolation, minimal dialogue, nature, lost, friendship, best friend, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: tokyo, usa, argentina
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21%