Movies like The Lost Expedition

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The Lost Expedition (1975)
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The Lost Expedition (1975)
Original name: Propavshaya Ekspeditsiya
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, gold, civil war, disappearance, greed, travel, exploration
Time: 1920s, 1910s
Place: siberia, russia

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Most similar movies to The Lost Expedition

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and atmospheric films with plots about russian civil war, danger, escapades, gold, adventure, expedition and civil war mostly in Adventure, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Lost Expedition: Golden River (1977), Dersu Uzala (1975), The Red Tent (1969), The Sannikov Land (1973), Territory (2015). 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, expedition, post civil war, travel, gold, exploration, greed
Time: 1920s
Place: siberia, russia
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 8.3
 24K
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: epic, atmospheric, stylized, touching, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, human spirit, wilderness, survival, cold weather, nature, russian soldier, tiger, culture clash, imperialism, respect, adventurer ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 19th century
Place: siberia, russia, japan, tokyo
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100%
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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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: catastrophe, heroes, leadership, survival, rescue attempt, zeppelin, getting home, danger, ghost, escapades, adventurer, adventure ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: russia
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100%
The Sannikov Land (1973)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 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, guitar playing, sword and sorcery, travel, climbing, restaurant, conspiracy, dancing, lost world, lost civilization, exploration, poisoning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, bleak, suspenseful, harsh
Plot: gold rush, dog sled, gold, society, danger, geologist, friendship between men, cold, love and romance, research, pubic hair, ice ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: siberia, ussr, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, post civil war, circus, fencing, nobility, capture, sacrifice, adventurer, orphan, road trip, jewelry, homeless teenager ...
Time: 1920s
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, colonel, capture, male female relationship, russian army, militant, infiltration, bolshevik, behind enemy lines, general, escape, counter intelligence ...
Time: 1910s
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, undercover agent, behind enemy lines, explosive, horse chase, airplane, restaurant, scout, cabaret, posse, bar fight, civil war ...
Place: russia
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28%
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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, travel, literature, purgatory, paradise
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, disturbing, sincere
Plot: treasure hunt, riddles and clues, artifact, female detective, private detective, mind game, murder mystery, disappearance, young girl, imprisonment, missing person, escapades ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929, year 1918
Place: australia, melbourne australia, scotland yard, jerusalem, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, emigrant, public hanging, public execution, war crime, execution, hanging, ghost, remorse, emigration, card game, mental illness ...
Time: 1920s
Place: paris france, russia, turkey, france, crimea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, mole, false accusation, gang, escapades, gypsy, train, officer, patriotism, frame up, friendship, conscience ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, post civil war, shooting, posse, horse chase, eastern, squad, civil war, chase, bullet
Place: soviet union, ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, sentimental, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: russian civil war, village, revolution, wedding, rebelliousness, small town, political unrest, world war one, social relations, couples, battles, small town life ...
Place: siberia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 4K
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: melancholic, bad ending, bleak, thought provoking
Plot: conflict, cancer, travel, sisters, sister, naked woman, sect, family relations, death, caretaker, suicide, relationship problems ...
Place: europe, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
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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: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Plot: murder, bravery, criminal gang, damsel in distress, wilderness, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, danger, bound and gagged, epiphany, mining town ...
Place: siberia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, love affair, gold, flood, suicide mission, expedition, architect, valley, sword and sandal, governor, greed ...
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26%
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, serious, realistic, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: expedition, survival, wilderness, river, friendship, betrayal, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, danger, exploration, mountain ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, victorian era
Place: africa, crimea, cairo egypt, london, brazil ...
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26%
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Mission in Kabul (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 128 min.
Plot: soviet, diplomacy
Time: year 1919
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: north pole, expedition, historical figure, explorer, arctic, commander, navy, physician
Place: greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Dead Season (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A duel between Soviet spy and German war criminal.
Plot: concentration camp, gas chamber, spy, war crime, nazi, red army
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 ...
Plot: russian civil war, female director, furnace, drought, bolshevik, train, rain, hopes, russian revolution, locomotive, communism, cow ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: slave, tribe, leader, viking, love, sword fight, legend, travel, ship, medieval, first love, drinking ...
Time: 10th century
Place: scandinavia, russia
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24%
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Gold Diggers: The Secret of Bear Mountain (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 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, entertaining, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: adventure, friendship, teenage girl, gold, family, treasure hunt, teenage life, escapades, youth, small town, good versus evil, greed ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Sunset (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Hungary, France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Set in Budapest in 1913, when the city was considered to be at the heart of Europe. 20-year-old Irisz Leiter, arrives in the Hungarian capital after spending her younger years in an orphanage, hoping to work as a milliner in the legendary hat store ...
Plot: streetcar, balloon, park, female protagonist, train, anarchism, prostitution, hat, rowboat, boat, night, world war one
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
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24%
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, beach, danger, escapades, adventure, adventurer, femme fatale, ocean, island, ship, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ 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.
Plot: russian civil war, secret agent, children, homelessness, sabotage, orphan, civil war, resistance, underground, secret agents, red
Time: 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Bardo Blues (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bardo Blues is the story of a man coming to grips with tragedy by escaping to paradise. Set in Thailand, Bardo Blues follows Jack as he struggles to learn the truth about the mother that abandoned him and his own reason for existing. Weaving ...
Plot: spirituality, travel
Place: thailand
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Mountains of the Moon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: India, South Africa
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Chander Pahar follows Shankar Choudhury, a 20 year-old that takes a job working for the Uganda Railway, and winds up quitting his job in search of diamonds and the Kenya's Mountain of the Moon. Based on the popular Bengali adventure novel of ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, disturbing, entertaining
Plot: adventurer, expedition, treasure hunt, adventure, gold, against the odds, hopes, danger, follow your dream, heroes, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: africa
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24%
Passage to Mars (2016)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A NASA Arctic expedition designed to be the first Martian road trip on Earth becomes an epic two-year odyssey of human adventure and survival.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: nasa, scientific expedition, expedition, sea adventure, outer space, arctic, exploration, mars
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%