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Endless Night (2015)
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Endless Night (2015)
Original name: Nadie quiere la noche
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 from experienced polar travellers about the onset of winter. At great sacrifice the expedition reaches Peary's base camp. Josephine refuses to go home and wants to spend winter in the hut. Only the young Inuit woman Allaka, who lives in an igloo and knows about the cold, stays with her. As the long nights draw nearer, Josephine realises she has more in common with this woman from a different world than she thought.
Style: captivating, serious, psychological, tense, realistic, stylized
Plot: survival, adventure, couples, wilderness, danger, escapades, forces of nature, north pole, friendship, couple relations, strong female presence, struggle for survival, female director, inuit, love
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 90s
Place: greenland

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Most similar movies to Endless Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and psychological films with plots about escapades, danger, survival, wilderness, adventure, isolation and forces of nature mostly in Drama, Adventure and Biography genres. Some movies like Endless Night: Nova Zembla (2011), Wolf Totem (2015), Innocent Saturday (2011), The Donner Party (2009), Erebus: Operation Overdue (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 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, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: survival, wilderness, rescue, snowstorm, mountain, isolation, family life, forces of nature, confined, heroes, danger, babies and infants ...
Time: 90s
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Nova Zembla (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nova Zembla tells the gripping true story of the legendary failed mission of the late sixteenth century Dutch flotilla trying to find a trading route to Asia across the North Pole. The ship crew, who got stuck in the ice of Nova Zembla and had to ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: survival, ship, adventurer, danger, adventure, isolation, island, cold, court, sea voyage, trial, escapades ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
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100%
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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: exciting, captivating, touching, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: forces of nature, adventure, survival, wolf, wilderness, society, danger, wolf pack, little boy, animal life, animal attack, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1969
Place: mongolia, china
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58%
Innocent Saturday (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany, Ukraine
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, danger, race against time, survival, nuclear threat, small town, escape, nuclear reactor, radiation, escapades, music band, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, chernobyl
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Donner Party (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the real events of The Donner Party tragedy. The Donner Party was a group of California-bound American settlers caught up in the western expansion of the 1840s. After becoming snowbound in the Sierra Nevada during the winter of 1846-1847, a ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: survival, human nature, danger, wilderness, isolation, moral dilemma, hopes, mountain, desperation, escapades, confined, death ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Erebus: Operation Overdue (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 70 min.
Story: On 28 November 1979, an Air New Zealand jet with 257 passengers went missing during a sightseeing tour over Antarctica. Within hours 11 ordinary police officers were called to duty to face the formidable Mount Erebus. As the police recovered the ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: investigation, investigative, survival, uncover truth, danger, heroic mission, dishonesty, escapades, reenactment, forces of nature, archive footage, aviation ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: antarctica, new zealand
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56%
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Among Wolves (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Spain, Germany, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: EntreLobos (AmongWolves) tells the remarkable story of a poor country boy named Marcos, who at the age of 7 is handed over to his father's employer, a rich landowner, who in turn delivers him to a life of labor with a hermetic goatherd in an ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, uplifting, based on true events
Plot: survival, friendship, danger, escapades, adventure, animal life, loneliness, nature, male protagonist, beautiful scenery, cave, child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 1950s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Snow Walker (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A bush pilot in nothern Canada who with the aid of modernity thinks he can handle it all & knows it all. After reluctantly agreeing to transport a local indian girl to a medical facility his light plane crashes & they have to survive whilst ...
Style: serious, emotional, uplifting, realistic, compassionate ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, airplane, human spirit, friendship, adventure, rescue, escapades, hopes, friends, danger, stranded ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, post world war two, 1950s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Scream of Stone (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Argentina, UK, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A meeting of two world famous climbers, one an experienced mountaineer the other a sport climber, and a journalist (Ivan) results in a bet on which of the two is the best climber. Roger (the mountaineering expert) states that Martin (the sport ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: mountain, climbing, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, love triangle, danger, wilderness, dream, mountain climbing, obsession, mountaineer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: patagonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Lost Holiday: The Jim & Suzanne Shemwell Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Idaho, an estranged couple are trapped in a blizzard while on vacation just before Christmas.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: survival, wilderness, couple relations, danger, hopes, escapades, estrangement, forces of nature, stranded, husband wife relationship, search and rescue, search party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Old Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Kazakhstan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This is a survival story - a Hemingway's 'Old Man and the Sea' as if written for our days.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: survival, adventure, danger, wilderness, farm, family relations, elderly, isolation, deadly, escapades, parents and children, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Against the Sun (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A WWII pilot, bombardier, and radioman find themselves adrift on a lifeboat without food or water after being forced to ditch their plane during a scouting mission.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, military, ocean or sea, human spirit, danger, adventure, getting home, human nature, lifeboat, isolation, soldier, disaster film ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.4
 444
Melancholia (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 450 min.
Story: A story about victims of summary executions. Three people start a strange therapy to escape their agonies.
Style: psychological, bleak, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: friendship, life is a bitch, danger, friends, wilderness, survival, haunted by the past, pimp, therapy, prostitute, sex show, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 319
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, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: desert, danger, communication problem, disorder, fish out of water, survival, culture clash, escapades, hunger, on the road, human nature, boat chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Miracle on Interstate 880 (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man attempts to rescue people trapped on the I-880 bridge after the top half collapses during the 1989 San Francisco earthquake.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspenseful
Plot: danger, adventure, heroes, rescue, escapades, child in peril, catastrophe, survival, heroic mission, freeway, collapse, earthquake
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
To Brave Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young couple and their dog struggle to survive in Alaska.
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, captivating, uplifting, realistic ...
Plot: starvation, wilderness, survival, pets, isolation, confined, adventure, chases and races, danger, escapades, fish out of water, human spirit ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 59
Freeway (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alex, 25 years old, lives a life divided between his custom car that he pampers to the point of insanity, his friends, his girlfriend, whose baby girl he had under duress, and his job as a forklift operator. An exclusive passion, with its rituals ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: life turned upside down, moral dilemma, couple relations, couples, hit and run, family crisis, male female relationship, friendship, family problems, disorder, family in crisis, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Richness of Internal Space (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Locked up and isolated, constantly exposed and threatened to be killed, for the first time in his life Lazaro understood that he was a free man.
Style: uplifting, psychological, serious, emotional, tense ...
Plot: captivity, human spirit, introspection, hopes, confined, danger, survival, kidnapping, freedom, solitary, faith, free spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 830
Three Suns (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The plague hits medieval Sweden.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: plague, escapades, danger, obsessive quest, on the road, medieval, strong female presence, woman in danger, adventure, painter, opium, church ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 6K
Long Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: dangerous animal, forces of nature, survival, danger, couples, confined, wilderness, crumbling marriage, family problems, isolation, nature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: survival, village, adventure, crimes, on the run, danger, wilderness, murder, eskimo indian, family life, village life, false accusation ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 700
An Open Heart (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Mila and Javier, both renowned surgeons and both passionate about their work, have been madly in love for the past 10 years. They have always taken great care to preserve their extraordinary love for each other and refuse to succumb to the routine ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, couples, couple relations, crumbling marriage, pregnancy, addiction, supportive spouse, relationship vs career, relationships, physician, pregnant wife, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, survival, forces of nature, rescue, save the day, heroes, escapades, danger, night, insanity, warplane, arctic ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada, greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Red Knight (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Who really is behind the legend of "Red Dragon"?
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, captivating
Plot: adventurer, heroes, imaginary kingdom, adventure, escapades, danger, legends and myths, spell, tomb, legend, curses spells and rituals, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Back to 1942 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In 1942, Henan Province was devastated by the most tragic famine in modern Chinese history, resulting in the deaths of at least three million men, women and children. Although the primary cause of the famine was a severe drought, it was exacerbated ...
Style: serious, rough, captivating, realistic, bleak
Plot: drought, world war two, danger, life is a bitch, survival, chaos, sino japanese war, escapades, against humanity, family problems, on the run, family in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A. (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Television drama in which miners spend their Christmas Eve in a collapsed mine.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: danger, christmas, escapades, adventure, life is a bitch, catastrophe, labor union, chases and races, heroes, workplace situations, race against time, daring rescue ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1951, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
186 Dollars to Freedom (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young California surfer has to grow up in a hurry when he is thrown into a Peruvian political prison in 1980.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: prison, false arrest, prison life, survival, frame up, danger, confined, escapades, police corruption, law enforcement, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Wild Ones (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Five juvenile delinquents break out of jail and attempt to make their way to a house in the Mendoza foothills of Argentina.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, captivating, bleak
Plot: getting home, survival, hopes, escapades, youth, society, juvenile delinquency, wilderness, social decay, human nature, disintegration, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 737
Silver Tongues (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two lovers travel from town to town playing a dark game of deceit that soon spirals out of control, threatening their very relationship.
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: hidden identity, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, juggling, society, crumbling relationship, love and romance, sexual content, manipulations, manipulation, infidelity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 81
Cherry. (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Brian Cherry, a sweet, sensitive young Los Angeleno, falls for the beautiful, electric, and damaged Jules, she turns his ideas about women and sex upside-down. Slowly, he is drawn into a twisted love-triangle that includes Jules and his best ...
Style: realistic, sexy, captivating, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, couples, fall in love, best friends, love, friendship, escapades, revenge, youth, love and romance, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%