Movies like A Son of Man

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A Son of Man (2019)
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A Son of Man (2019)
Original name: Un hijo de Hombre
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Ecuador
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Pipe is invited to join his mysterious father on a quest for the lost Inca gold. But as they journey deeper into the jungle, he understands that they cannot escape the family demons that are traveling with them.
Plot: jungle, mountain, nature, treasure hunter, survival, treasure, magic, quest, legend, family values, amazon, expedition, explorer, legacy, conquistador
Place: south america

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Most similar movies to A Son of Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and captivating films with plots about adventure, escapades, survival, danger, wilderness, mountain and family mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like A Son of Man: My Side of the Mountain (1969), Two Brothers (2004), Postales (2010), The Maiden and the Wolves (2008), Chac: The Rain God (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, family relations, mountain, nature, family life, small town life, small town, siblings relations, animal life, survival, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Film adaption of the novel by Jean Craighead George. A family movie made by Paramount Studios, the story revolves around thirteen-year old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles), a devotee of Thoreau, as many were back in the in 1960's. Sam decides to ...
Style: touching, feel good, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, youth, adventurer, escapades, family, danger, young heroes, adventure, self discovery, human spirit ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.1
 14K
Two Brothers (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two tigers are separated as cubs and taken into captivity, only to be reunited years later as enemies by an explorer (Pearce) who inadvertently forces them to fight each other.
Style: captivating, sincere, emotional, compassionate, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tiger, jungle, animal abuse, adventure, destiny, separated, survival, danger, getting home, captivity, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: cambodia, indochina
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.8
 27
Postales (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the streets of Cusco, Peru, the lives of an American businessman and his family become irreversibly intertwined with those of a rural Peruvian family struggling day to day to survive. As the construction of a new hotel is finalized, both families ...
Style: inter cultural
Plot: mountain, travelogue, love, globalization, travel, postcard, street kid, street child
Place: peru, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Maiden and the Wolves (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Not long before World War I, in a French Alpine town near the Italian border, a pack of slaughtered wolves is delivered to local taxidermist Leon (Patrick Chesnais). A surviving black cub comes down from the mountains looking for his family, and is ...
Style: emotional, serious, disturbing, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wolf, mountain, survival, escapades, adventure, danger, animal life, wilderness, world war one, female protagonist, family relations, visionary ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20s, post world war one
Place: france, alps, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Chac: The Rain God (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Unique story of a village's attempts to solve drought by appealing to the powers of a mysterious mountain-dwelling diviner.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspense
Plot: survival, village, mountain, adventurer, escapades, imaginary, danger, hopes, starvation, religions or cults, destiny, village life ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america, guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.3
 60K
Eight Below (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the Antarctic, after an expedition with Dr. Davis McClaren, the sled dog trainer Jerry Shepherd has to leave the polar base with his colleagues due to the proximity of a heavy snow storm. He ties his dogs to be rescued after, but the mission is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: dog, rescue, survival, expedition, adventure, dog sled, pets, pilot, scientist, snow, wilderness, research ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: antarctica, new zealand, oregon, pasadena california, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.7
 16K
The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, animals, wilderness, survival, friendship, animal life, family, heroic mission, youth, rescue, on the run, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.7
 44K
Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Colombia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: jungle, survival, adventurer, river, amazon rainforest, raft, alone, israeli, rescue, ends with biographical notes, hallucination, survivor ...
Time: 20th century
Place: bolivia, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Daughter of the Sun God (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This adventure chronicles the exploits of an author/explorer on a trip to Peru to hunt for the missing uncle of his pretty young companion. Her archaeologist uncle disappeared while searching for a lost Incan city that he found upon an ancient map. ...
Style: serious
Plot: jungle, rivalry, escapades, crimes, adventure, danger, inventions and discoveries, treasure hunt, adventurer, heroes, mountain, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: south america, peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
 6K
Born Free (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born Free (1966) is an Open Road Films Ltd./Columbia Pictures feature film starring Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers as Joy and George Adamson, a real-life couple who raised an orphaned lion cub to adulthood, and released her into the wilds of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, emotional, uplifting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: lion, rifle, lion cub, animal rights, wildlife, friends, pets, survival, family, adventure, friendship, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Legend of Longwood (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands, Ireland, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Mickey Miller moves from New York to Ireland, she soon discovers a link between herself and the 300-year-old legend of the mysterious Black Knight, who regularly haunts the sleepy Irish village. With courage and a sharp mind, she ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, sincere
Plot: white horse, castle, legend, strong female character, curse, inheritance, knight, courage, accident, single mother, adventure, friendship ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Netherlands, France, Spain, Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.
Style: captivating, serious, touching, exciting
Plot: courage, killing an animal, wilderness, hunter, survival, recluse, talking to an animal, jaguar, talking to self, jungle, amazon tribe, tribe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 2.5
 617
Tomb Invader (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With promises of untold treasure, two modern-day adventurers team up to enter the ancient tomb of Quin Shi Haung, and stop a madman from releasing the mercury trapped within.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: treasure hunter, booby trap, tomb, billionaire, archaeologist, buried treasure, expedition, girl fight, chase, danger, survival, secret ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Sage Hunter (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: THE SAGE HUNTER chronicles the real life adventures of the Taiwanese indigenous hero, Sakinu, a forest ranger who is determined to protect his family's and community's rich traditions. We take in the magnificent panorama of the lush forest ...
Plot: tribe, hunter, environmental issues, indigenous people, animal, nature, wild boar, chinese, environmental issue, animals, heroes, family relations
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirre, a ruthless man who ...
Style: tense, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: amazon, expedition, legends and myths, insanity, treasure hunt, gold, obsession, treasure, slavery, adventure, jungle, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, spain, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 980
Wolf Summer (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The young Norwegian girl Kim almost gets killed after falling from a hillside. She finds shelter and stumbles upon the territory of a wolf and her puppy. She barricades herself, but as time passes she finds the wolf less and less frightening. When ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, friendship, animal life, parents and children, adventure, escapades, family, danger, female protagonist, strong female character, wolf, nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Miracles Still Happen (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A seventeen-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a plane crash in the Amazon.
Plot: jungle, airplane accident, airport, red dress, female protagonist, amazon, monkey, river, leg wound, death of mother, girl, airplane ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 7.7
 1K
Antarctica (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Two Japanese scientists, Ushioda and Ochi, develop a bond with their sled dogs while on an expedition in Antarctica.
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, expedition, forces of nature, human spirit, daring rescue, escapades, heroes, hopes, pets, family, adventure, danger ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: antarctica, japan, antarctic, asia, hokkaido
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.9
 631
Lone Wolf (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy finds a large wolf-like dog in the mountain and they befriend. The local peasants think that it may be a real wolf responsible for the sheep pestilence. They decide to kill the animal, but the boy is worried about it and he secretly provides ...
Plot: mountain, wolf, dog, winter, snow, blood, ladder, singing, boy, military, german shepherd, father ...
Time: 1940s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Adventures of Milo and Otis (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of two animals and their adventures. Milo, the cat, and Otis, the dog, are two animals who grew up together on the same farm. One day, the two are separated and begin a journey to find each other. The adventurous, and often perilous quest ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sweet, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, survival, friendship, pig, milk, fight, cat, chicken, barn, adventure, family, bird ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Snow Walker (2003)
Genre: Adventure, 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: emotional, uplifting, compassionate, touching, serious ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, airplane, human spirit, friendship, adventure, danger, stranded, forces of nature, isolation, rescue, eskimo indian ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1953
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mountain Family Robinson (1979)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A family goes "back to nature" by homesteading in the Colorado Rockies.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, wilderness, survival, adventure, danger, mountain, catastrophe, animal life, heroes, escapades, family, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Climb (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A pair of mismatched rock climbers must learn to work together to conquer one of the world's most treacherous mountains in this adventure tale. After rescuing a wealthy man, solo climbers Michael and Derrick are rewarded with a chance to summit ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, christian film
Plot: friendship, adventurer, ambition, survival, human spirit, against the odds, danger, escapades, adventure, forces of nature, underdog, interracial friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Born Free: A New Adventure (1996)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Another thrilling adventure for Elsa the lioness as she works her magic on two teenagers struggling with changes in their life.
Plot: family history, family relations, lion, teenage boy, animal rights, biologist, lion cub, zoo, wildlife, teenage girl, nature
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Further Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Wilderness Family now face terrifying times in fierce winter storms, an avalanche, and being attacked by a ferocious pack of hungry wolves. Watch as America's favorite family stands strong together to prove that the best things in life are ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, family relations, winter, wolf, family, adventure, danger, escapades, family in danger, survival, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 240
One Mile Above (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shuhao is a 24 year old Taiwanese university graduate. His older brother Shuwei, whom he has idolized since childhood, dies on a bicycle ride to Lhasa. He decides to complete Shuwei's journey, hoping to prove himself through this challenging ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, captivating, road movie
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, last wish, mountain, on the road, self discovery, direction and purpose, escapades, danger, wilderness, dead brother, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tibet, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 6K
K2 (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Plot: mountain, mountain climbing, friendship, climbing, friends, obsession, survival, human spirit, adventurer, adventure, escapades, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, middle east, seattle, usa, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.4
 255K
The Jungle Book (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.
Style: serious, scenic, entertaining, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: orphan, jungle, disney, feral child, dangerous animal, animals, wolf, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, wolf pack, talking animals ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this exciting live-action adventure, young Mowgli, an orphan raised by wolves, is spotted by a scout for a giant circus. Accompanied by a cruel hunter and a snake charmer, the scout sets out to trap Mowgli. But with the help of Baloo the bear and ...
Style: semi serious, light, sweet, melancholic, cult film ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, chase, monkey, circus, bear, family, adventure, heroic mission, couple relations, friendship, escapades, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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