Movies like The Great Alaskan Race

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The Great Alaskan Race (2019)
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The Great Alaskan Race (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1925, a group of brave mushers travel 700 miles to save the small children of Nome, Alaska from a deadly epidemic.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: youth, family, heroes, parents and children, life is a bitch, chase, hopes, life philosophy, danger, chases and races, escapades, deadly, catastrophe, epidemic, outburst, children
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska

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Most similar movies to The Great Alaskan Race

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, exciting and tense films with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, survival, deadly and society mostly in Drama, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Great Alaskan Race: Togo (2019), The Call of the Wild (2020), Crash Point Zero (2001), To Brave Alaska (1996), Never Cry Wolf (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Togo (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The untold true story set in the winter of 1925 that takes you across the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting adventure that will test the strength, courage and determination of one man, Leonhard Seppala, and ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, atmospheric
Plot: dog, dog sled, puppy, blizzard, adventure, plague, escapades, snow, save the day, friendship, serum, delivery ...
Time: 1920s
Place: alaska, usa
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The Call of the Wild (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sled dog struggles for survival in the wilds of the Yukon.
Style: sincere, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: dog, wolf, dog sled, gold rush, survival, grizzly bear, gold, snow, disney, danger, friendship, golddigger ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, survival, terrorism, danger, save the day, adventure, confined, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, undercover, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: starvation, wilderness, survival, pets, disorder, confined, adventure, chases and races, danger, escapades, isolation, fish out of water ...
Time: 70s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Never Cry Wolf (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: This film dramatizes the true story of Farley Mowat, when he was sent to the Canadian tundra area to collect evidence of the grievous harm the wolf population was allegedly doing to the caribou herds. In his struggle to survive in that difficult ...
Style: touching, contemplative, realistic, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: wilderness, inuit, dog sled, adventure, mountain, wolf, arctic, snow, biologist, survival, mouse, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: alaska, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 3K
Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, violence, brutality, adaptation, murder, life is a bitch, crimes, friendship, danger, dishonesty, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 1K
Ice Quake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As the permafrost melts in Alaska, underground rivers of volatile liquid methane form which sets off a series of devastating earthquakes. Forced apart by this violent occurrence, one family must find each other during the holidays and work to stop ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forces of nature, avalanche, winter, earthquake, save the world, disaster film, survival, danger, race against time, heroes, daring rescue, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Medieval (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.
Style: heroic, tense, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: commander, czech history, european history, warrior, danger, deadly, religion, violence, folk hero, heroes, escapades, church ...
Time: 14th century, 15th century
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.8
 5K
Alaska (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jake Barnes and his two kids, Sean and Jessie, have moved to Alaska after his wife died. He is a former airline pilot now delivering toilet paper across the mountains. During an emergency delivery in a storm his plane goes down somewhere in the ...
Style: sweet, light, captivating, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, survival, family relations, rescue, danger, escapades, parents and children, polar bear, mountain, air disaster, pilot, poacher ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 245K
The Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
Style: bad ending, suspenseful, tense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, wolf, dangerous animal, forces of nature, air disaster, snow, isolation, wolf pack, stranded, male camaraderie, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 20K
White Fang (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jack London's classic adventure story about the friendship developed between a Yukon gold hunter and the mixed dog-wolf he rescues from the hands of a man who mistreats him.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, treasure, friendship, pets, human animal relationship, adventure, wilderness, gold, survival, daring rescue, dog sled, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, yukon, usa, london, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.9
 506
Gale Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, hurricane, island, rivalry, escapades, survival, contests and competitions, adventure, danger, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lost Viking (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Viking called Vitharr arrives in Britain with dreams of conquest and adventure, but when his family and clan are ambushed and killed, he must survive alone in this strange,dangerous new land as he searches for his Uncle's settlement.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, conquering, vengeance, life philosophy, deadly, murder, rivalry, danger, adventure, heroes, escapades, youth ...
Time: middle ages
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 8K
Rosewood (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.
Style: rough, disturbing, tense, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: racism, small town, massacre, murder, hanging, false accusation, countryside, sheriff, racial slur, race riot, politics, danger ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, california, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Ephraim's Rescue (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: rescue, religious conversion, mormon, idealism, heroic mission, human spirit, leadership, destiny, optimism, society, hopes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 18th century
Place: utah, ohio, usa, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, assassination, deadly, destiny, dragon, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Kenau (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: battles, adventure, folk hero, heroes, leadership, military, danger, escapades, soldier, strong female presence, execution, female nudity ...
Time: 16th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Burning Sands (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep into Hell Week, a favored pledgee is torn between honoring his code of silence or standing up against the intensifying violence of underground hazing.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: university, danger, crimes, youth, society, friendship, brotherhood, disorder, murder, hopes, greed, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Deep Winter (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Maverick downhill racer, Tyler Crowe, reunites with best friend and renegade snowboarder, Mark Rider. It doesn't take long for the old friends to take on a new mission. Together they head to Alaska, where led by a veteran guide, the two attempt ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: adventurer, skiing, best friends, against the odds, wild ride, danger, escapades, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, mountain, adventure, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
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Runaway Train (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hardened convict and a younger prisoner escape from a brutal prison in the middle of winter only to find themselves on an out-of-control train with a female railway worker while being pursued by the vengeful head of security.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense, intense ...
Plot: train, chases and races, train ride, prison warden, wilderness, survival, secret hideout, race against time, save the day, adventure, prison escape, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.7
 2K
Botox (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 135 min.
Story: "Botoks" is intended to be a record of the authentic history of strong, determined and expressive physicians who struggle with life's decisions and problems: discrimination, maternity pressures, the pursuit of youth, the fight for the ...
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: hospital, doctor, female nudity, sex scene, rivalry, hopes, lifestyle, society, heroes, disorder, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Apocalypse (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this epic disaster film of faith, a mother and father search for their only child as a giant asteroid headed for Earth triggers a series of apocalyptic events.
Style: disaster movie, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, adventure, tornado, race against time, escapades, danger, missing child, forces of nature, parents and children, catastrophe, chaos, disaster film ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Slade Collins and the Tree of Life (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Story: Slade Collins and The Tree Of Life is an adventure film that explores ancient Iroquois folklore. The story follows a relic hunter named Slade Collins who is employed by a museum caretaker to find Dr. Winters, a renowned anthropologist who has gone ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: heroes, treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, tough heroes, missing person, track down, parents and children, chases and races, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Amundsen (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Norway, Sweden, Czech Republic
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on the true story of polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, this movie covers his life and the dangerous way to the pole.
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: explorer, brother brother relationship, escapades, survival, danger, adventure, ambition, dream, love and romance, heroes, couples, north pole ...
Time: 1910s
Place: south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Oceans Rising (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A scientist builds a massive ark after his warnings of an Earth-destroying flood are ignored. But when it's evident the disaster will occur, those who maligned the scientist now turn to him in desperation, boarding the ark and seeking his ...
Style: disaster movie, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, disaster film, end of the world, apocalypse, scientist, boat, storm, sea, society, deadly, danger, adaptation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, dog, daring rescue, friendship, treasure hunt, survival, mountain, friends, animal life, inventions and discoveries, adventure, pets ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, canada, london, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After their mother ends up in jail, two sisters turn to train robbery in order to support their family.
Style: humorous, disturbing, tense, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: theft, teenager, love, youth, escapades, crimes, friendship, life is a bitch, adaptation, partners, danger, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.5
 3K
Take Down (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sons and daughters of international billionaires are sent to an boot camp where they are taught basic survival skills in hopes it will teach them responsibility. When they are taken hostage and taken for ransom by kidnappers, they will need to ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, survival, chase, youth, transformation, danger, deadly, unlikely friendships, greed, haunted by the past, adaptation, struggle for survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Adventures of Chris Fable (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (Long Synopsis) "This action-packed, fantasy-fueled family adventure – inspired by the revered literary Christian classic, The Pilgrim’s Progress – overflows with outrageous characters, special effects … and a moral message. In The ...
Style: captivating, exciting, allegory, suspense, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, adventure, danger, escapades, on the road, social decay, survival, youth, society, family, life is a bitch, journey ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
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Rugged Gold (1994)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: Canada, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman struggles to survive in the Alaskan frontier after separating from her family because of an earthquake.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: missing child, isolation, remarry, golddigger, survival, wilderness, catastrophe, child in peril, family relations, escapades, adventure, danger ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%