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, female nudity, village, snow, father son relationship, baby and isolation mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Iceman: My Breast (1994), The Last Survivors (1975), He's Not Your Son (1984), Der Pirat (1998), A Brand New Life (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
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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: survival, breast cancer, cancer, male female relationship, death, journalist, courage, surgery
⇓ 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: shipwreck, lifeboat, survival, sinking ship, sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, surgery, little boy, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.4
 102
Der Pirat (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: marijuana, drug trafficking, hiv, drugs, death, prison, jail cell, heroin, police, drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, parenthood, expectant father, baby born, pregnancy, pregnant wife
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, mental illness, sibling rivalry, leukemia, family secret
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.3
 769
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, love triangle, in the closet, unrequited love, gay relationship, secret love, lgbt, gay, gay parent, homosexuality, homoeroticism, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: psychological, rough, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rapist, rape, mental illness, crimes, sexual relations, hopes, love and romance, couples, fall in love, life is a bitch, sex scene ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.7
 909
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: road accident, winter, guilt, couples, starting over, human nature, chases and races, couple relations, hopes, on the run, german abroad, summer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 387
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 patrol, arrest, riot, animal attack, gay kiss, wound, border crossing, gay bar, jail, albanian ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, husband wife relationship, dancing, father son relationship, mountain, temple, village, mask, starvation, dancer ...
Time: 1920s
Place: tibet, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 45
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: war, survival, military, behind enemy lines
Place: south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
 198
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: survival, farm, betrayal, cuckolded husband
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: survival, rescue, wilderness, snowstorm, escapades, heroes, forces of nature, babies and infants, confined, isolation, danger, family life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, accident, survival, spy, boat, leg amputation, hospital, sailboat
⇓ 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, blond boy, dead child, boy, death of child
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, village, language, cheese, snow, flashback, xenophobia, herd, false accusation, mountain, church, fight ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, serious, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: orphan, survival, wolf, feral child, parents and children, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, young heroes, escapades, against humanity, danger, missing person ...
Place: ukraine, brussels, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 7.9
 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: sincere, psychological, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: survival, atomic bomb, radiation sickness, terminal illness, family relations, social relations, village life, war, parents and children, couple relations, life is a bitch, innocence lost ...
Place: japan, asia, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 887
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: survival, island, fish out of water, confined, adventure, escapades, isolation, shipwreck, tropical island, stranded, deserted island, marooned ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.9
 192
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: serious, atmospheric, psychological, gloomy, realistic
Plot: survival, innocence lost, human nature, social relations, isolation, wilderness, confined, bathtub, lesbian sex, female nudity, yoga, menage a trois ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: brother sister relationship, ski, political activist, political activism, friendship, male nudity, ice, break up, shower, politics, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, endurance, australian, explorer, blizzard, heroism, expedition, experiment, reenactment, starvation, journal ...
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: infidelity, survival, integrity, predator, poverty, exploitation
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: serious, touching, realistic
Plot: orphan, child abuse, adoption, farm, friendship, survival, brother brother relationship, accordion, bully, punishment, party, father son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.9
 192
The Wound (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria, Turkey, Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Directed by Yilmaz Arslan.
Plot: uncle niece relationship, mother daughter relationship, friendship, humiliation, friend, apartment building, illness, aunt niece relationship, journey, fainting, police, survival ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 252
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: nightclub, bored housewife, unhappy marriage, cuckolded husband, apartment, baby, female nudity, cuckold, self destruction
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ordeal in the Arctic (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everybody expected military flight Boxtop 22 from Thule into the vast frozen wilderness of Canada's North Western territories to be boring routine, but in a matter of minutes a crash reduces Gulf War veteran pilot Captain John Couch's crew ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, escapades, forces of nature, heroes, save the day, danger, rescue, blizzard, disaster film, walkie talkie, suffering, sacrifice ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
 158
Jew-Boy Levi (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Benjamin Levi (Bruno Cathomas) is a Bavarian cattle dealer traveling to pre-World War II Germany on his annual trip to a remote farming village. Levi hopes to do some business and, more importantly, win the hand of the lovely Lisbeth (Caroline ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: life turned upside down, injustice, society, social differences, countryside, isolation, anti semitism, survival, village life, wartime life, life is a bitch, village ...
Time: 30s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
How Harry Became a Tree (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, UK, Ireland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: his drama is set in rural Ireland. Believing that "a man is measured by his enemies", Harry Maloney ('Colm Meany' ) sets out to ruin George O'Flaherty - the most powerful man in town, who not only owns the local pub and most ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic
Plot: village, family relations, social relations, obsessive quest, village life, life is a bitch, target practice, gramophone, washing, wedding night, scarecrow, cuckolded husband ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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