Movies like 100 Days in the Jungle

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100 Days in the Jungle (2002)
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100 Days in the Jungle (2002)
Original name: 100 Days In The Jungle
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 100 Days in the Jungle tells the amazing true story of Canadian oil workers who were kidnapped by Colombian rebels and marched through the Ecuadorian jungle for 100 days.
Plot: hostage, jungle, gun, oil

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and disturbing films with plots about hostage, jungle, hostages, kidnapping, confined, gun and father daughter relationship mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like 100 Days in the Jungle: Almost Paradise (2016), Heart of Darkness (1993), Living Lost (2016), Martin's Day (1985), The Fifth Monkey (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Almost Paradise (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: Catherine (Catherine Enoe) is native to Grenada and works as a nurse caring for outpatients. She travels from patient to patient healing them and taking the pulse of contemporary Grenada.
Plot: jungle, nurse, medical
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Heart of Darkness (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A trading company manager travels up an African river to find a missing outpost head and discovers the depth of evil in humanity's soul.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Plot: river, jungle, insanity, greed, adventure, danger, obsessive quest, escapades, lake or river, psychopath, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, congo
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Living Lost (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gene Timbault, a corporate executive, is engaged in the deal of a lifetime, but learns he has an incurable disease. In an escape to the jungles of Central America he finds that all may not be lost.
Plot: corporate executive, jungle
Place: guatemala
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Martin's Day (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Threatened with recapture after a prison escape, Martin Stechert grabs a 12-year-old as hostage. He proves to be named Martin, too a quiet "good little boy" always obeying the rules, whom life has given only dismal loneliness and ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, escape, prison, youth, hostages, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, friendship, isolation, confined, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Fifth Monkey (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Cunda, a man living deep in the Brazilian rainforest, is bitten by a snake, he has a hallucination of four chimpanzees. Once he recovers, he is shocked to find the four chimpanzees waiting for him at home, and, believing them to be special, ...
Plot: monkey, snake, jungle, chimpanzee
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Second Awakening of Christa Klages (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three people rob a bank to help a day care center that's in debt. Wolf is captured, Werner identified, police suspect Christa is the third. She and Werner ask Hans, a clergyman, to launder the money and give it to the kindergarten. He refuses. ...
Plot: female director, electronic music, arrest, bank robbery, police, hostage, hostage situation, sunglasses, stockholm syndrome, disguise
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hostage (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The leader of a South African Nation is imprisoned. His followers, led by Zabo, hijack a plane with the intent to use the passengers as hostages to trade for his release. They select a plane carrying a religious leader to use as their main hostage. ...
Plot: hostage, murder, terrorist, hijacking, quicksand, abduction
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57%
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Skirt Day (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A troubled and emotionally fragile woman finds herself at the center of a firestorm, in this gut-wrenching psychological drama.
Style: psychological, disturbing, thought provoking, rough, emotional ...
Plot: hostage, teachers and students, juvenile delinquency, hardcase students, youth, mentally unstable, high school, breaking point, life is a bitch, society, immigrants, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Art of Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school grad. Conner Layne is about to marry his first love, but when wedding plans fail, he goes solo on his honeymoon to Central America, finding adventure with a ragtag group of foreigners who attempt to cross the Darien Gap in record time.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: jungle, adventurer, self discovery, escapades, prank, youth, friends, travel, adventure, canceled wedding, honeymoon, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
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55%
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Punch (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ariel is a troubled girl with more than the usual teenage problems. When her emotion and temper get the best of her, she is drawn into a world where she can take out her anger with her fists. In the tradition of 'Girlfight' comes a wildly ...
Style: disturbing, rough, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: female boxer, ambition, athlete's life, lifestyle, teenage life, family relations, hopes, rivalry, sport, family problems, redemption, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Mile Zero (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mile Zero is a story about a father with a remarkable capacity to love.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy
Plot: kidnapping, breakup, family relations, family problems, couples, estrangement, crumbling marriage, parents and children, dysfunctional family, wilderness, family in crisis, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Give Us Tomorrow (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Masked intruders take the family of a bank manager hostage in order to rob his bank.
Plot: hostage, bank, family, exploitation, robbery, home invasion, female nudity, sex
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54%
The Encounter: Paradise Lost (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven years after the world's most devastating tsunami in Thailand six strangers find themselves trapped in a beach side resort on the brink of an oncoming hurricane. Each of their hearts are broken and silently cry out on the most desperate ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, resort, criminal, drug addict, addiction, christian, religion, christianity, drug smuggler, anger, bodyguard, hostage ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Paradise Trail (1979)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In a small western town in the late 1800′s, two outlaws take a blind preacher, his wife and an Indian girl as hostages in their flight from the law. Excitement mounts when Dan, one of the outlaws makes a shocking discovery. The last train to ...
Style: christian film
Plot: revenge, hostage, outlaw, church, gun, preacher, train station, posse, blind man, prayer, religion, forgiveness ...
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Orinoco, New World (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Orinoko: main character in the film. The first part is set during the pre-conquest and is represented as an earthly paradise. A shaman has precognitive visions: go to Columbus and the Catholic missionary in 1498.
Style: allegory, experimental
Plot: no dialogue, conquering, rain forest, shaman, missionary, jungle, female nudity, male nudity, native american
Place: venezuela, latin america
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50%
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Amazon (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Finland, Brazil, France, Canada, Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Widowed and broke Finnish businessman Kari takes his two teenage daughters with him to Brazil. A bush pilot introduces him to the idea of gold mining in the jungle, but a beautiful and educated local woman warns him about the possible consequences ...
Style: semi serious
Plot: jungle, rain forest, tribe, love affair, heist, destiny, adventurer, society, danger, escapades, adventure, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Xian's Finest (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wu, a veteran police officer in Xian, is demoted to work in a community policing center after he accidentally injures a hostage during a rescue mission. At first the new job appears to be simple and straightforward, but Wu and his family gradually ...
Plot: urban setting, taxi, police station, hostage, anonymous letter, rape, murder, murder investigation, piano, cop killer, false accusation, police ...
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Countryman (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Jamaica
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young woman crash-lands her plane in Jamaica. A local named Countryman rescues her and leads her away from the authorities, who have fabricated a story about the plane, involving drug and arms smuggling by the CIA, in order to gain popularity in ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, cult film
Plot: jungle, politics, swamp, air disaster, reggae, airplane, helicopter, heroes, rivalry, rescue, folk hero, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Village in the Jungle (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Baddegama or, more correctly, Beddegama is a 1980 award winning Sinhalese language film directed by Lester James Peries that follows the lives of village people in British Colonial Sri Lanka. The film is based on the 1913 book titled as "The ...
Plot: marriage, thief, jungle, demon, landowner, husband wife relationship, hysteria, jail, village, gun, murder, witch ...
Time: turn of the century
Place: sri lanka
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Tiresia (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the legend of Tiresias, it tells of a transsexual who is kidnapped by a man and left to die in the woods. She is then saved by a family and receives the gift of telling the future.
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: transsexual, prostitute, captivity, obsession, hostage, crimes, confined, hostages, society, kidnapping, illegal immigration, transsexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Guy (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young, female filmmaker looks through her camera for an object to film. She wants to film the private live of an ordinary person and starts following Guy. He is very irritated about this girl following him, always looking through her camera, never ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: strong sexual content, introspection, urban, obsession, voyeurism, jungle, city life, stalking, new wave, obsessive compulsive disorder, documentary filmmaker, fictional reality show ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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43%
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Autumn Born (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A rich young woman is kidnapped and taken to a school of "discipline."
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: spanking, bondage, kidnapping, prison, rape, torture, female homosexuality, sexploitation, large breasts, kidnapped woman, female nudity, hostage ...
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Blind Flight (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The true story of Irishman Brian Keenan and Englishman John McCarthy's extraordinary relationship as hostages of militias in Lebanon during the 1979-91 Civil War.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, serious, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, hostage, captivity, prison life, introspection, hopes, confined, isolation, culture clash, prison, society, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Kampuchea: The Untold Story (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After seeing his parents and grandmother killed by the Vietnamese, a 12 year old Khmer boy flees with his baby sister in an attempt to reach safety in Thailand. On the way he befriends a group of Khmer fighters.
Plot: gun, jungle, death, child
Place: thailand, vietnam, indochina, cambodia
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42%
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Lace II (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: While in the first part, Lili searched for her mother, she now questions her mom on the identity of her father.
Plot: ransom, identity, father, jungle, astronaut, train conductor, rebel, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, kidnapping, seduction
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: catastrophe, escapades, fighting crime, race against time, hostages, confined, heroes, crimes, chases and races, danger, police station, hijacking ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new york, montreal, montreal quebec
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41%
Stella's oorlog (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dutch working mother, Stella, was supportive of international mission in Uruzgan, even if that meant missing her husband Jurre for months. After her brother is killed in action there, nothing can return life to normality, not even the return home of ...
Plot: judge, ritual, secret, cemetery, soldier, drinking, death of brother, video, forklift, bed, baby, dancing ...
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Attica (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A behind the scenes look of the 1971 prisoners revolt at the Attica prison.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, hostage, rebellion, fighting the system, prison riot, misfit, anti heroes, politics, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, society, hostages ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.5
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White Fury (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two ruthless criminals take two teenage couples hostage at a remote mountain cabin in Colorado following a botched bank robbery.
Plot: hostage, snowboarding, gunfight, bank robber, bank robbery, snow, robbery, bank, competition
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Night They Took Miss Beautiful (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Criminals hijack an airplane that not only carries a dangerous organism that is to be used in bacterial warfare, but also five beauty contest finalists.
Plot: mutation, hijacking, airplane, domineering mother, spy, hostage situation, overbearing mother, hostages, humiliation, hostage, caper, beauty pageant ...
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