Movies like Iceman 2017

If you like "Iceman" you are looking for movies about / with survival, ice, glacier, death of son, goat, loss of family and baby themes of Drama genre shot in Germany or Italy.
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Iceman (2017)
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Iceman (2017)
Original name: Der Mann aus dem Eis
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Ötztal Alps, more than 5300 years ago. A Neolithic clan has settled near a creek. It is their leader Kelab's responsibility to be the keeper of the group's holy shrine Tineka. While Kelab is hunting, the settlement is attacked. The members of the tribe are brutally murdered, amongst them Kelab's wife and son, only one newborn survives - and Tineka is gone. Blinded by pain and fury, Kelab is out for one thing alone - vengeance.
Plot: survival, ice, glacier, death of son, goat, loss of family, baby, death of wife
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory

Most similar movies to Iceman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and bleak films with plots about survival, wilderness, female nudity, baby, father son relationship, snow and danger mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Iceman: My Breast (1994), The Last Survivors (1975), He's Not Your Son (1984), A Brand New Life (1973), Der Pirat (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 102
My Breast (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meredith Baxter plays Joyce Wadler in this heartwarming story of hope, courage and redemption inspired by the New York City journalist's real-life struggle with breast cancer. Stuck in a lackluster relationship with her boyfriend, she's ...
Plot: breast cancer, survival, courage, surgery, male female relationship, death, journalist, cancer
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Last Survivors (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a passenger ship sinks, a ship's officer must decide which passengers in an overcrowded lifeboat must be sacrificed so the rest can survive an approaching typhoon.
Plot: lifeboat, survival, shipwreck, sinking ship, sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
He's Not Your Son (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two couples face the possibility that their infant sons, both born on the same day, were inadvertently switched at the hospital, and a chain of revelations and decisions threatens both families.
Plot: baby, birth, hospital, little boy, surgery
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
A Brand New Life (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After 18 years of marriage, a middle-aged couple has to face the prospect of having their first child.
Plot: baby, pregnant wife, expectant father, parenthood, baby born, pregnancy
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 7.5
 101
Der Pirat (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: marijuana, jail cell, heroin, hiv, death, police, drug trafficking, prison, drugs, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 42
The Recce (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the South African Defense Force wrongfully declares young Recce Henk Viljoen dead behind enemy lines, it’s up to him alone to use every skill and tool in his arsenal to make it back to his grieving wife.
Plot: behind enemy lines, military, survival, war
Place: south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Endless Night (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France, Bulgaria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Greenland, 1908. Josephine, self-confident and bold wife of famous Arctic explorer Robert Peary, embarks on a dangerous journey in pursuit of her husband who is seeking a route to the North Pole. But Josephine is also naïve and ignores warnings ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: survival, danger, couple relations, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, wilderness, couples, inuit
Time: 1900s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 737
Jonathan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young man struggles with the pressure of caring for his terminally ill father while trying to unlock a secret that his father seems determined to keep from him. The story takes another dramatic turn when Ron, Burghardt’s long-lost friend from ...
Plot: gay sex, unrequited love, gay relationship, secret love, in the closet, love triangle, homosexuality, gay parent, gay, lgbt, homoeroticism, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Shattered Glass (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Un hombre enfermo de leucemia busca desesperadamente un donador de médula.
Plot: dysfunctional family, sibling rivalry, family secret, leukemia, mental illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 186
Closed Season (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1942 - Fritz and Emma are hiding Albert, a Jewish refugee, at their remote farm. Since their marriage has remained childless, Fritz asks Albert to sleep with Emma and conceive a child on his behalf.
Plot: farm, survival, betrayal, cuckolded husband
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Free Will (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 163 min.
Story: After nine years in psychiatric detention Theo, who has brutally assaulted and raped three women, is released. Living in a supervised community, he connects well with his social worker Sascha, finds a job at a print shop and even a girlfriend, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rapist, rape, love and romance, crimes, mental illness, owner, couples, hopes, fall in love, life is a bitch, german ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Horse Thief (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Devout Buddhists, Norbu and Dolma live with their young son Tashi in a clan in Tibet. Norbu is a highwayman. After Norbu is charged with stealing from the temple, he and his family are banished. Impoverished and marginalized, they can do little when ...
Plot: thief, horse, chinese, prayer, husband wife relationship, dancing, poverty, death of son, theft, death of child, mask, dancer ...
Time: 1920s
Place: tibet, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Voyage of the Yes (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Two teenagers set out on a 2000-mile sailboat journey from California to Hawaii and en route combat the natural challenges and their inner shortcomings.
Plot: young people, spy, survival, accident, boat, leg amputation, hospital, sailboat
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: survival, rescue, wilderness, heroes, family life, babies and infants, confined, escapades, forces of nature, danger, isolation, snowstorm ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mercy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Norway, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A German couple, Niels and Maria, and their teenage son Markus move to the Norwegian coastal town of Hammerfest, hoping for a new beginning in the land of endless twilight. Instead they find themselves drifting further apart. Niels submerges himself ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: couples, on the run, hopes, couple relations, chases and races, starting over, human nature, loss of child, northern lights, winter, female nudity, german abroad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Last Snows of Spring (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 10-year-old boy starts to die of neglect when his widowed father spends too much time forsaking his parental duties in favour of playboy activities and a jet-set life-style.
Plot: leukemia, death of son, father son reunion, boy, dead child, death of child, blond boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 385
Eduart (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Germany, Republic of Macedonia, Albania
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on true story. Albanian man leaves oppressive family situation to a better life in Athens. Then kills someone and has to face his guilt.
Plot: gay, lgbt, border crossing, riot, arrest, wound, gay kiss, animal attack, border patrol, gay bar, albanian, murder ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Surviving with Wolves (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1942, the young Jewish girl Misha, her Russian mother Gerusha and her German father Reuven hide from the Germans in a small house in Ardennes, Belgium. Misha is very connected to her mother that advises her that if one day a person comes to her ...
Style: touching, uplifting, emotional, serious, bleak ...
Plot: survival, orphan, feral child, wolf, obsessive quest, danger, missing person, wilderness, young heroes, dangerous animal, escapades, parents and children ...
Place: ukraine, brussels, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Wind Blows Round (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The aging, conservative population of a small, sleepy village in the Italian Alps are surprised to see that a former French professor has settled there with his young wife and their three children to produce goat cheese, in order to escape the ...
Plot: goat, cheese, village, language, flashback, snow, mountain, fight, church, xenophobia, herd, suicide ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.0
 3K
Black Rain (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story of the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing, based on Masuji Ibuse's novel.
Style: gloomy, psychological, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: survival, radiation sickness, atomic bomb, atrocity, terminal illness, village, social relations, family relations, radiation, innocence lost, danger, homecoming ...
Place: japan, asia, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 858
Crusoe (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked and he finds himself all alone on a tropical island. With a few tools he manages to rescue from the wreck he has to learn to support himself until help arrives.
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, realistic, captivating
Plot: survival, island, fish out of water, adventure, confined, escapades, isolation, shipwreck, stranded, deserted island, marooned, tropical island ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Lost Generation (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The plot follows a group of women who struggle in Hong Kong, most of them illegal immigrants from mainland China.
Plot: integrity, infidelity, survival, exploitation, predator, poverty
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 185
First Winter (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When winter begins, life is serene for a group of new-age Brooklynites living in a remote country farmhouse. Sex, drugs, yoga, and organic cooking absorb their days, safely tucked away from the stresses of urban life. But when a blackout of ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: survival, innocence lost, social relations, confined, isolation, wilderness, human nature, menage a trois, bathtub, female nudity, lesbian sex, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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They've Got Knut (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in the early '80s, a time when a new wave of leftist political consciousness and activism had swept German youth (and was just about to disappear as quickly as it arrived), this satiric comedy follows a young couple, Ingo (Hans-Jochen ...
Plot: politics, shower, sex, male nudity, ice, break up, friendship, brother sister relationship, political activist, ski, political activism
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 2K
Sunset (2018)
Genre: Drama
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: park, boat, night, prostitution, anarchism, balloon, train, female protagonist, rowboat, hat
Time: 1910s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mawson - Life and Death in Antarctica (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Douglas Mawson Antarctic Expedition of 1912 is considered one of the most amazing feats of endurance of all time. Although his two companions perished, Douglas Mawson survived, but how? In a bold historical experiment, scientist and adventurer ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, australian, explorer, adventure, endurance, heroism, blizzard, tent, experiment, doctor, dog ...
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.6
 245
Nightsongs (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple in the big city. She is full of energy for life; she wants to have fun and be happy. But husband sits all day on the couch, reading. But the young woman does not give up; she wants more out of life. She encourages him, she provokes him
Plot: female nudity, self destruction, cuckold, baby, bored housewife, apartment, nightclub, unhappy marriage, cuckolded husband
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 206
Ordeal (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Left to die in the desert by his wife and her lover, a businessman fights to survive and get his revenge.
Plot: stranded in the desert, left to die, stranded, desert, survival, broken leg, adultery, murder, wilderness
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Killer from the Womb (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Story: A cartel member gets revenge on his enemies.
Plot: gore, blood, baby, violence, police, drug cartel
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Foster Boy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Switzerland, 1955. The young orphan Max is sent as a foster child and contracted to work for the Bösiger family who lives on a farm. His foster parents treat him like a workhorse while their son seizes every opportunity to humiliate him. Playing ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: orphan, child abuse, adoption, farm, survival, friendship, father son relationship, party, punishment, bully, accordion, brother brother relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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