Movies like Gold 2013

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Gold (2013)
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Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, flamboyant businessman Wilhelm Laser, they are hoping to find their fortune in the recently discovered goldfields of Dawson, but they have no idea of the stresses and dangers which lie ahead on their 2,500 kilometre journey. Before long uncertainty, cold weather and exhaustion begin to take their toll and conflicts escalate. The journey leads these men and women deeper and deeper into a menacing wilderness. (Berlinale.de)
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, gloomy
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, old west, adventure, adventurer, escapades, wilderness, desert, human nature, brutality, murder, civil war, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), immigrants, strong female presence, male nudity, danger, german abroad, bear trap, pubic hair, shot in the chest, shot in the head, shot in the back
Time: 19th century
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, atmospheric and exciting films with plots about escapades, danger, adventure, survival, rivalry, treasure hunt and wilderness mostly in Adventure, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like Gold: Klondike (2014), The Homesman (2014), The Last Adventure (1967), Meek's Cutoff (2010), Shadow of the Wolf (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Klondike (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 274 min.
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Story: The story centers on the friendship of two adventurers, Bill Haskell and Byron Epstein, as they travel west during the Klondike Gold Rush. Along the way they "must navigate harsh conditions, unpredictable weather and desperate, dangerous ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: gold rush, treasure hunt, adventure, gold, adventurer, crimes, intrigue, friendship, greed, murder, wilderness, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: yukon, canada
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The Homesman (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just ...
Style: harsh, depressing, atmospheric, tense, realistic ...
Plot: old west, suicide, native american, mental illness, human nature, suicide by hanging, revenge, depression, female nudity, partners, obsessive quest, unlikely partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nebraska, usa, iowa
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The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Colonel Brinkley is a criminal who has been with the map of where the treasure is the Silver Lake. Winnetou and Old Shatterhand come again towards goodness, but along the way will encounter enemy tribes they will face.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: treasure hunt, native american, treasure, lake, apache tribe, quicksand, heroes, adventure, escapades, old west, father daughter relationship, indian attack ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Adventure (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about a crashed plane lying on the ocean floor off the coast ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, pilot, ocean, adventure, airplane, death, friendship, adventurer, escapades, partners, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: africa, paris france, france, congo, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Meek's Cutoff (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, twists and turns, visually appealing, surreal ...
Plot: survival, native american, native americans, desert, family relations, settler, road trip, character study, brutality, old west, escapades, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, usa, texas
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37%
Shadow of the Wolf (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the 1930's, Agaguk lives his traditional Inuit life. But one day, there is a murder in the tribe and Agaguk becomes a suspect. Soon he becomes persecuted by Henderson, a mean mountie, and he must flee through the cold winter of Northen ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: adventure, survival, village, crimes, on the run, wilderness, murder, eskimo indian, native american, opposites attract, escapades, village life ...
Time: 1930s
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36%
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Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, sheik, woman dressed as man, age difference, cross dressing, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, escapades, confined, heroes ...
Time: 1920s
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36%
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Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: native american, smallpox, kidnapping, hostage, graphic violence, rivalry, crimes, opposites attract, rescue, escapades, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
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36%
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Treasure of the Yankee Zephyr (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from WW2. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, race against time, escapades, obsessive quest, airplane, adventurer, survival, crimes, bounty hunter, chase, wilderness, one man army ...
Time: 80s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Seven Vengeful Women (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, Italy, Austria, Liechtenstein
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Seven women are the only survivors of an Apache attack on a wagon train. They must cross the desert on foot to escape the Indians who are hunting them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: desert, survival, apache tribe, strong female presence, graphic violence, old west, escapades, apache, female gunfighter, wagon train, attack, native american ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Severed Ways: The Norse Discovery of America (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An unexpectedly modern take on a tale of two Viking warriors abandoned on the American coast. Warning – contains a graphic answer to the question: do Vikings sh*t in the woods?
Style: serious, epic, stylized, atmospheric, offbeat
Plot: viking, rivalry, survival, human spirit, adventurer, escapades, hopes, obsessive quest, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, wilderness ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: newfoundland, canada
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35%
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Tracker (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-Boer war guerrilla in New Zealand is sent out to bring back a Maori accused of killing a British soldier. Gradually they grow to know and respect one another but a posse, led by the British Commanding officer is close behind and his sole ...
Style: captivating, serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic
Plot: manhunt, foe turned friend, escapades, track down, adventure, wanted, on the run, false accusation, wilderness, loss of daughter, society, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
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35%
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Blueberry (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: UK, France, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of him. The evil actions of a white sorcerer lead him to confront the villain ...
Style: psychedelic, suspense, psychological, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, gunfight, vengeance, rivalry, gold mine, female nudity, native american, adventure, desert, crimes, escapades, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona
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Treasure of the Amazon (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A ragtag group of adventurers, including a former Nazi, is led by a half-maddened grizzled treasure hunter who wants a second chance to find the mythical treasure of the Amazon, after his first mission went terrible wrong.
Style: realistic, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, topless woman, diamonds, bounty hunter, adventure, amazon, adventurer, dangerous animal, gold, ex nazi, archaeologist ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america
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The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dinosaur, paleontologist, adventurer, adventure, inventions and discoveries, escapades, hunter, treasure hunt, race against time, youth, rivalry, prehistoric creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
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Prairie Fever (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of women contracted a strange fever and a former sheriff is responsible for taking them to the hospital in the nearest town, but in their way they will encounter a gang of murderers. His only hope is a woman whose beauty is matched only by ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: old west, criminal heroes, love and romance, on the run, woman in danger, unlikely couple, lone wolves, tough heroes, gunfight, hostage, violence, cowboys and outlaws ...
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The Way West (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US. Tadlock is a highly principled and demanding taskmaster who is as hard on himself as he is on those who ...
Style: realistic, captivating, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, adventure, against the odds, rivalry, obnoxious boss, culture clash, on the road, fish out of water, americana, father son relationship, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, survival, wilderness, pets, heroes, rivalry, contests and competitions, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, adventurer, family ...
Time: 19th century, 90s
Place: alaska, yukon, london, england, canada
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34%
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The Far Side of Jericho (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jericho. In the 1880's. Three women of the wild West, widows of an outlawed gang of brothers recently hanged, find themselves running for their lives from a corrupt posse of vigilantes, mystical Indians and a hornet's nest of villains - ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, gang, vigilantism, chase, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, old west, bank robbery, civil war, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
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The Double Steps (2011)
Genre: Short, Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fiction inspired by the novelistic biography of the painter and writer Francois Augiéras. The artist covered with paints a military bunker in the desert, and let it sink into the sand so no one could find it until the XXI century. The search ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: obsessive quest, treasure hunt, on the road, escapades, desert, performer's life, artists and showbiz, excavation, painting, killing an animal, albino, goat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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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
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Finger on the Trigger (1965)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a ragtag group of just-discharged Union soldiers clashes with a band of renegade Confederates over a golden treasure hidden in a deserted town in the Oklahoma Territory. Soon these rivals must make common cause in the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, soldier, military, escapades, treasure hunt, old west, post civil war, ghost town, thirst, fistfight, gold, fort ...
Time: 19th century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the Yellow Hands Sioux tribe he left behind, Morgan returns to the ...
Style: enigmatic, light, harsh, melancholic, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: native american, native americans, sioux tribe, culture clash, old west, redemption, adventure, gunfight, horse, gangsters, chase, destiny ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Slave Coast (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: West Germany, Ghana
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is the notorious bandit and impressed by his ruthless ways, Don Octávio hires ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, intense, harsh, meditative ...
Plot: slave trade, culture clash, treasure hunt, slavery, character study, rescue, complex characters, survival, political unrest, master and servant, rebelliousness, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, rio de janeiro, japan, brazil, latin america ...
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Wolf Totem (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In 1969, a young Beijing student, Chen Zhen, is sent to live among the nomadic herdsmen of Inner Mongolia. Caught between the advance of civilization from the south and the nomads' traditional enemies - the marauding wolves - to the north; ...
Style: captivating, exciting, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: forces of nature, wolf, survival, adventure, wolf pack, animals, wilderness, tradition versus modernity, society, nature, dog, chinese ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1969
Place: china, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.
Style: intense, scenic, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: horse, native american, ritual, native americans, adventure, captivity, lifestyle, survival, manhood, injustice, interracial relations, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 70s
Place: usa, california, india, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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White Fang (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The wolf dog, White Fang, aids a reporter, a fur trapper, a nun, a young Eskimo boy and his father of ridding a gold mining town of a sleazy crime lord in 1896 Yukon, Canada.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: winter, dog, small town, animal life, friends, heroes, adventurer, youth, escapades, treasure hunt, adventure, survival ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, epic, meditative, factual ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, native americans, hunting, adventure, mountain man, native, rocky mountains, native american, indians, revenge, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Marco Polo (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: captivating, exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: adventurer, heroes, heroic mission, dishonesty, hopes, rivalry, leadership, political unrest, culture clash, society, priest, survival ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, china, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
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Freedom (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Portugal, Lithuania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A few fugitives... And a very, very long way to freedom.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, stylized ...
Plot: desert, communication problem, disorder, survival, fish out of water, hunger, escapades, culture clash, lizard, sea, misfit, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%