Cold movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cold movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, captivating, serious, disturbing, tense and exciting films and TV shows about / with cold, snow, survival, suspense, danger, winter, ice, chase, blood and death plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
cold movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cold: The Ice Road (2021), The Terror (2018), Unnatural (2015), Arctic Apocalypse (2019), Frozen (2010), 2307: Winter's Dream (2016), The High Frontier (2016), The Outsiders (1983), Christmas in the Wilds (2021), The Icebreaker (2016).

List of cold movies

The Ice Road (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, an ice road driver must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: cold, mine, suspense, truck driver, avalanche, rescue, mission, ice, self sacrifice, life risking, struggle for survival, snow ...
Time: 2020s
Place: canada, north dakota
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The Terror (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of a Royal Naval expedition searching for the Arctic's treacherous Northwest Passage discovers instead a monstrous predator.
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: arctic, expedition, cannibalism, starvation, insanity, violence, british navy, paranoia, leadership, animal attack, delusion, corpse ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1940s
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Unnatural (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Global climate change prompts a scientific corporation to genetically modify Alaskan polar bears with horrific and deadly results.
Style: tense, suspenseful, slasher, exciting, scary ...
Plot: animal attack, polar bear, winter, monster, creature, genetics, climate change, bear, mutant, photographer, cold, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: alaska
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Arctic Apocalypse (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A massive influx of glacial melting triggers a new ice age in the Northern Hemisphere, forcing a family to make their way across the ice-covered landscape before they are frozen out for good.
Style: exciting, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, compassionate ...
Plot: ice age, natural disaster, disaster, apocalypse, forces of nature, struggle for survival, arctic, destruction, cold, catastrophe, survival horror, post apocalypse ...
Place: california, usa
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Frozen (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, suspense, snow, stranded, ski resort, frostbite, survival horror, winter, sole survivor, mountain, youth ...
Time: 21st century
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2307: Winter's Dream (2016)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 2307, a future soldier is sent on a mission to hunt down the leader of the humanoid rebellion.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: post apocalypse, reluctant hero, humanoid, near death experience, avalanche, human versus robot, humanity in peril, future dystopia, cold, winter, vestiges of humanity, murder ...
Time: future, 24th century
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The High Frontier (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A father and his two teenage sons travel to a small mountain cabin for a male bonding adventure. When a lost tourist arrives at the cabin, their male-bonding outing turns into a struggle for survival.
Style: bleak, disturbing, tense, exciting, compassionate
Plot: cold weather, mountain, father son relationship, mountain cabin, survival, family in danger, car accident, wilderness, isolated place, illegal immigrant, teenage boy, russian ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
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The Outsiders (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Style: intense, melancholic, sentimental, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids, family outing, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, gang, teenager, juvenile delinquent, street gang, friendship, dysfunctional family, runaway, rivalry, brother brother relationship, small town, class differences ...
Time: 60s, future, 80s, 50s, 20th century
Place: oklahoma, usa
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Christmas in the Wilds (2021)
Genre: Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Buck and Jessica's merry little Christmas together takes a dangerous turn when their journey through the wild turns into a battle for survival.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: christmas, struggle for survival, family relations, love affair, couple relations, man versus nature, couples, cold, wildlife, relationships, male female relationship, love and romance ...
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The Icebreaker (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story is based on the real events of 1985. The team of a Russian polar icebreaker “Mikhail Gromov” discovered a giant iceberg. The ship came into collision while attempting to take cover from the weather and is forced to drift with ice along ...
Style: serious, exciting, melancholic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iceberg, storm at sea, disaster, cold, sea, survival, team, strained relationship, friendship, suspense, health situation, ship captain ...
Time: year 1985
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological thriller
Plot: winter, brother brother relationship, wilderness, cold weather, stranded, suspense, father son relationship, mentally unstable, divorced parents, child in peril, survival, parent child relationship ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
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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: ship, sea voyage, adventurer, polar bear, isolation, dutch history, court, sea, medieval, sailing, explorer, bully ...
Time: 16th century
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Iceman (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An anthropologist is brought to an arctic base when explorers discover the body of a prehistoric man who has been frozen in a block of ice for 40,000 years. After thawing the body to perform an autopsy, scientists discover to their amazement a real ...
Style: harsh, bad ending, visually appealing, allegory, psychological ...
Plot: caveman, survival, frozen alive, neanderthal, natural disaster, unlikely friendships, redemption, anthropology, life, life philosophy, childhood, evolution ...
Time: prehistoric times, 80s, stone age
Place: california, antarctica
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Katla (2021)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Iceland
TV show
Story: A year after a subglacial volcano erupts, mysterious elements from prehistoric times emerge from the melting ice, bringing unforeseen consequences.
Style: mysterious, apocalyptic, tense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: volcanic eruption, volcano, small town, disease, city, survival horror, suspense, riddles and clues, struggle for survival, mysticism, survival, fae ...
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Below Zero (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a prisoner transfer van is attacked, the cop in charge must fight those inside and outside while dealing with a silent foe: the icy temperatures.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, perverse, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: police, rapist, murder, convict, revenge, suspense, sole survivor, confined, prisoner, survival, all male cast, death ...
Time: 2020s
Place: spain
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Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Shaun's seasonal excitement turns to dismay when a farmhouse raid to get bigger stockings for the flock inadvertently leads to Timmy going missing. Can Shaun get Timmy back before he becomes someone else’s present?
Style: captivating, entertaining, feel good, christmas special
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, holiday, sheep, cold, snow, christmas present, animals, anthropomorphic animal, animal protagonist, animal that acts human, christmas season, saving christmas ...
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Shattered (2022)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Chris, a wealthy divorcee, lives in a high-tech house of his own design in Montana. His life changes when he meets Sky, a mysterious young woman who draws him out of his shell and moves in after Chris is injured.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, tense, psycho film
Plot: rich, mysterious woman, trap, struggle for survival, family relations, relationships, husband wife relationship, suspense, rich man, love triangle, family in danger, marital problem ...
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Stalingrad (1993)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: "Stalingrad" follows the progress of a German Platoon through the brutal fighting of the Battle of Stalingrad. After having half their number wiped out and after being placed under the command of a sadistic Captain, the Lieutenant of the ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: world war two, war, battles, russian, german, nazism, soldier, survival, military, starvation, military life, wehrmacht ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943, year 1942
Place: russia, germany, east germany, berlin germany, poland ...
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The Chronicles of Melanie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Latvia, Czech Republic, Finland
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The 14th of June 1941, Soviet-occupied Latvia: Without warning, the authorities break into the house of Melanie and her husband Aleksandr and force them to leave everything behind. Together with more than 15 000 Latvians, Melanie and her son get ...
Style: rough, disturbing, bleak
Plot: deportation, world war two, gulag, survival, labor camp, cruelty, grief, politics, political prisoner, life is a bitch, suspense, mother son relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1957, 50s, year 1941
Place: latvia, russia, siberia, ussr
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Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, stalking, missing person, violence, murder, group of friends, survival, trap, fear, isolation, travel, mysterious death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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The Sword in the Stone (1963)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Wart is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for him beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give him an education, believing that once one ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, entertaining, stylized, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: disney, magic, medieval, arthurian legend, transformation, sword, witch, boy, tournament, mentor, friendship, talking animals ...
Time: 1930s, middle ages
Place: england, london, britain, europe
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Neptune's Holiday (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of Swedish tourists are on the way to a Russian village to witness the so called 'Festivity of Neptunus', in which the inhabitants take a dive in a hole in the ice. This tradition, however, does not exist at all. The inhabitants ...
Plot: swimming, cold, cold weather, swimmer, satire, russian, swedish, walrus, winter, bureaucracy, tourist, snow ...
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Scamper the Penguin (1986)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family
Country: Japan, Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: Scamper is a little penguin who loves wandering around the Artic where he lives with his parents. Unfortunately his little adventures tend to get he, and his friend Snowflake into trouble, especially when he disobeys his father and goes exploring ...
Style: sweet
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: dog, cold, killer whale, friend, friendship, father son relationship, scientist, garbage, helicopter, ship, puppy, missing child ...
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Till Death (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a romantic evening at their secluded lake house, a woman wakes up handcuffed to her dead husband. Trapped and isolated in the dead of winter, she must fight off hired killers to escape her late spouse's twisted plan.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: trapped, revenge, suspense, dead husband, survival, hitman, revenge plot, lawyer, snow, infidelity, winter, survival horror ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
Place: new york
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Into the White (2012)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Sweden, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Into the White is an anti-war movie. High above the harsh Norwegian wilderness, English and German pilots shoot each other to the ground after a violent chance encounter. Isolated, they must fight to survive the brutal winter. Though war has made ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, foe turned friend, wilderness, winter, world war two, war, aviation, luftwaffe, air disaster, airplane shot down, isolation, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1940
Place: norway, europe
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The Legend of Sarila (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three young Inuits set off in search of a promised land to save their clan from starvation.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, sentimental, anime
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: legends and myths, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the day, wilderness, escapades, rivalry, secret place, cold, starvation, explorer ...
Place: canada
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The Man in the Trunk (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: On an otherwise quiet night there is a startling knock at the door. Andrew Tucker answers the door to find an old friend whom he hasn't seen in years. The disheveled and absent friend comes to him with one request: "I need you to come with ...
Style: dark, art house, psychological thriller
Plot: holiday, friendship, chase, fear, murder, best friend, love, suspense, christmas, hunting, forest, winter ...
Place: arkansas
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The Blob (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Remake of the 1958 horror sci-fi about a deadly blob which is the spawn of a secret government germ warfare project which consumes everyone in its path. Teenagers try in vain to warn the townsfolk, who refuse to take them seriously, while government ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, suspense, evil alien, survival, small town, space and aliens, quarantine, body horror, cheerleading, cheerleader, teenager ...
Time: 80s
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Cold Sweat (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During the Korean War, Joe Moran, is convicted for striking a colonel. Imprisoned in Germany he encounters his former company commander Captain Ross, jailed for black marketeering. Together with Ross' cohorts Joe agrees to escape with them, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, car chase, gangsters, crash, revenge, bicycle, boat, american, chase, kidnapping, cold, drug dealing ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, mediterranean sea, french riviera ...
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Against the Ice (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they're left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.
Style: captivating, disturbing, dark
Plot: survival, struggle for survival, snow, crew, ship, camp, captain, winter, cold, suspense, nature, survivor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: greenland, denmark
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