Movies like Bear Island

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Bear Island (1979)
 5.9
 2K
Bear Island (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A group of people converge on a barren Arctic island. They have their reasons for being there but when a series of mysterious accidents and murders take place, a whole lot of darker motives become apparent. Could the fortune in buried Nazi gold be the key to the mystery? Donald Sutherland and Vanessa Redgrave investigate
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense, psychotronic, bilingual
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, mountain, violence, gold, snow, avalanche, betrayal, knife, professor, murder, corpse, sabotage, underwater scene, blizzard, treasure hunt, arctic, adventure, world war two, investigation, missing person, danger, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Bear Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, murder, chase, betrayal and gun mostly in Thriller, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bear Island: Caravan to Vaccares (1974), Dr. No (1962), The Deep (1977), The Island (1980), Black Sea (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Caravan to Vaccares (1974)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: American Neil Bowman is traveling through France when he meets British photographer Lila. They are hired by French land owner Duc de Croyter to escort a Hungarian scientist to New York. But they soon realize that the job is not a cushy number, and ...
Style: semi serious, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, chase, gang, intrigue, gypsy, hitchhiker, assassin, scientist, photographer, crimes, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.2
 151K
Dr. No (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the film that launched the James Bond saga, Agent 007 battles mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. As the countdown to disaster begins, Bond must go to Jamaica, where he encounters beautiful Honey ...
Style: exciting, sexy, clever, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, assassination, world domination, megalomaniac, secretary, gadget, sniper, cia, terrorism, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, future
Place: jamaica, west indies, caribbean, england, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 11K
The Deep (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, adventure, shipwreck, ocean, underwater scene, treasure hunt, danger, chase, shark, ocean or sea, mafia, vacation ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.3
 4K
The Island (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: David Warner leads a band of modern day pirates who raid yachts and sail boats of people on vacation out in the Caribbean. Michael Caine is a reporter who goes out there with his son to investigate the mystery of the disappearing boats. He runs ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: pirate, adventure, island, survival, kidnapping, rescue, supernatural, isolation, heroic mission, missing person, against the odds, time travel ...
Time: 70s
Place: miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 6.4
 35K
Black Sea (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A rogue submarine captain pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control on-board their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tricky ...
Plot: submarine, underwater, sea, underwater scene, boat, ocean or sea, treasure hunt, gold, adventure, danger, sunken ship, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, year 1941
Place: black sea, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Final Option (1982)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When SAS Captain Peter Skellen is thrown out of the service for gross misconduct due to unnecessary violence and bullying, he is soon recruited by The People's Lobby, a fanatical group aiming to hold several US dignitaries hostage. But ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, undercover, terrorism, hostage, state affairs, adventure, isolation, rivalry, hostages, danger, politics, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Treasure Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a two-part British television miniseries adaptation of the novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. It was made by BSkyB and first shown in the United Kingdom on Sky1 on 1–2 January 2012. The screenplay was by Stewart ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, epic, serious ...
Plot: island, expedition, treasure hunt, pirate, treasure map, ship, musketeer, adventurer, adventure, heroes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 4.5
 5K
Extreme Ops (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While filming an advertisement, some extreme sports enthusiasts unwittingly stop a group of terrorists.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: extreme sports, terrorism, danger, survival, chase, adventure, isolation, deadly, rivalry, leadership, on the run, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, europe, former yugoslavia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 10K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, rescue, conspiracy, betrayal, fight, murder, brutality, fear, police corruption, money, chief of police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.3
 5K
Ffolkes (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, sea, terrorist, north sea, ransom, oil rig, ocean, adventure, gang, head of state, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 18th century
Place: london, scotland, norway, big ben london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.1
 91K
Broken Arrow (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican standoff, helicopter, desert, terrorism, race against time, betrayal, danger, explosion, gunfight, chases and races, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, utah, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.5
 2K
Ashanti (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped in a medical mission in Africa by a slave trader. From this moment, her husband will do anything to recover her and to punish the bad guys, but that will be not an easy task.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, slave, danger, village life, missing person, intrigue, rivalry, race against time, village, terrorism, hostage, hostages ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Austria, UK, Morocco
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, cia, espionage, secret agents, mission, conspiracy, hand to hand combat, heroic mission, villain, undercover, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, london, vienna, morocco, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.8
 386K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Austria, Mexico, Italy, Morocco
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, james bond, spy, espionage, secret service, british secret service, danger, undercover, 007, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: london, rome italy, sahara desert, mexico city, austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Transporter Refueled (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, China, Belgium, Monaco
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced action movie is again set in the criminal underworld in France, where Frank Martin is known as The Transporter, because he is the best driver and mercenary money can buy. In this installment, he meets Anna and they attempt to take ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: one man army, bank robbery, car, danger, chases and races, heroes, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, car chase, organized crime, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 90s, year 1995 ...
Place: europe, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.2
 160K
Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, conspiracy, adventure, danger, religions or cults, memory loss, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, conspiracy theory, museum, chases and races, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, motorcycle chase, world domination, heroes, secret agents, race against time, undercover, british secret service, theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, england, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 3.7
 5K
Blue (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Blue is set in the breath taking sun soaked white sand beaches of Bahamas. Sagar is an excellent deep sea diver who dreams of getting his own new boat someday while his friend Aarav is a rich arrogant businessman, whose ego is much larger than the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, sentimental ...
Plot: treasure hunt, chase, adventure, ocean, escapades, adventurer, betrayal, motorcycle race, journey, tomb, search, secret place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 108K
Thunderball (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A criminal organization has obtained two nuclear bombs and are asking for a 100 million pound ransom in the form of diamonds in seven days or they will use the weapons. The secret service sends James Bond to the Bahamas to once again save the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret service, espionage, spy, terrorism, nuclear threat, ransom, gadget, scuba, british secret service, secret agent, scuba diving ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: bahamas, paris france, florida, big ben london, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 3.7
 5K
Submerged (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chris Kody, imprisoned member of the US military, is released from prison and reunited with his old team in order to pursue a renegade scientist. The catch, the scientist has developed mind control technology that can make even your friends into ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, espionage, undercover, heroes, soldier, martial arts, deadly, working undercover, daring rescue, good versus evil, government agency ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Into the Blue 2: The Reef (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When they're hired to recover the lost treasure of Columbus, married scuba divers Sebastian (Chris Carmack) and Dani (Laura Vandervoort) think they've hit the jackpot. But as they get closer to the fortune, the couple begins to suspect ...
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, terrorist, heroes, ocean, treasure hunt, crimes, danger, ocean or sea, couple relations, rivalry, drowning, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: honolulu hawaii, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sinking ship, survival, race against time, ship, catastrophe, adventure, cruise, escapades, danger, shipwreck, rescue, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s, 80s, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Eagle Has Landed (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: When the Nazi high command learns in late 1943 that Winston Churchill will be spending time at a country estate in Norfolk, it hatches an audacious scheme to kidnap the prime minister and spirit him to Germany for enforced negotiations with Hitler.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, soldier, rescue, insubordination, espionage, crimes, danger, leadership, secret agents, military, top secret ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: england, germany, europe, poland, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Wild Geese II (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A group of mercenaries is hired to spring Rudolf Hess from Spandau Prison in Berlin.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, heroes, rescue, prison, rescue mission, escape, world war two, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, west berlin west germany, europe, east germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A deranged media mogul is staging international incidents to pit the world's superpowers against each other. Now 007 must take on this evil mastermind in an adrenaline-charged battle to end his reign of terror and prevent global pandemonium.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret service, chase, espionage, spy, gadget, race against time, secret agents, undercover, world domination, 007, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, hamburg germany, england, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.5
 37K
Whiteout (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France, Turkey
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The only U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica, Carrie Stetko will soon leave the harsh environment behind for good – in three days, the sun will set and the Amundsen-Scott Research Station will shut down for the long winter. When a body is ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, corpse, murder, isolation, survival, military base, airplane, crimes, betrayal, snowstorm, plane crash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1957, 1950s, 50s
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Fear Is the Key (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his family are killed in a plane crash, a man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on those responsible. He sets himself up as a criminal in order to get close to a tycoon who has been approached by the culprits to help them retrieve the cargo of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, murder, kidnapping, chase, gangsters, rescue, danger, revenge, airplane, ocean, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.7
 74K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, entertaining, scenic, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, escapades, boat, yacht, ocean or sea, rivalry, sunken treasure, beautiful scenery, cave, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, caribbean, spain, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Surviving the Game (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason is a man down on his luck with nothing to lose when he's approached to lead a group of wealthy hunters on an expedition in the Pacific Northwest. But things get really twisted when Mason discovers the group isn't after wild animals ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: homeless, survival, psychopath, chase, chases and races, deadly, hunting, isolation, rivalry, escapades, danger, brutality ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: washington state, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, clever, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, treasure, adventurer, riddles and clues, obsessive quest, artifact, treasure hunter, tomb, map, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1770s, 70s, 11th century ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, washington d.c., new jersey, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%