Guide movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant guide movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, psychotronic, tense, suspenseful, visually appealing and exciting films and TV shows about / with guide, chase, blood, danger, murder, death, fear, violence, gun and escape plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
guide movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as guide: Surviving Evil (2009), White Water Summer (1987), The Passenger (1975), The Night of the Iguana (1964), In Search of Lovecraft (2008), Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), Green Book (2018), The Nun (2018), The Lost City of Z (2016), Fear No Evil (1981).

List of guide movies

Surviving Evil (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A TV documentary crew arrive on a remote island in the Philippines to film a survival special. Their back-to-the-wild adventure proves to be more terrifying than they ever could have imagined
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: jungle, creature, guide, chase, survival, danger, island, escapades, deadly, murder, filmmaking, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, south africa
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White Water Summer (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon ...
Style: sincere, exciting, suspenseful, intense, feel good ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: friendship, survival, wilderness, coming of age, danger, youth, adventure, nature, teaching the ways of the world, lake or river, teenage life, group of friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, california, new jersey
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The Passenger (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: David Locke (Jack Nicholson) is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes ...
Style: stylized, road movie, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, passport, identity, hotel, on the road, terrorism, journalism, espionage, starting over, journalist, truck, guide ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: barcelona, europe, africa, geneva switzerland, india ...
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The Night of the Iguana (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Drama while a tour bus driver shows church ladies around Mexico. Helped establish Puerto Vallarta as tourist destination.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, talky, atmospheric ...
Plot: church, mental illness, poet, redemption, hotel, clergy, bishop, iguana, self discovery, tour guide, priest, bus ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, mexico, latin america, virginia, tennessee ...
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, good versus evil, elf, wizards, imaginary, friendship, imaginary kingdom, save the world, dark fantasy, warrior, magical ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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Mission Kathmandu: The Adventures of Nelly & Simon (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Quebec, 1956. The impulsive and headstrong Nelly Maloye, a novice private eye, joins the methodical and pragmatic Simon Picard, a research scientist in a dubious quest to prove the existence of the elusive Yeti. The brave-hearted heroes come ...
Style: light, funny, stylized
Audience: family outing
Plot: yeti, sasquatch, scientist, adventure, journalism, expedition, diary, friendship, chase, discovery, museum, guide ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: nepal, himalaya
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In Search of Lovecraft (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While shooting a Halloween news story on horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, reporter Rebecca Marsh discovers that the "fiction" Lovecraft wrote is actually true and the creatures and cults described in his writings really exist.
Style: bleak, serious, scary, offbeat
Plot: nightmare, cult, writer's life, supernatural, uncover truth, deadly, mad scientist, ancient mystery, danger, chaos, religions or cults, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The theatrical movie spin-off of the ABC’s Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries will follow Essie Davis’ private detective as she embarks on a global adventure to find missing treasure, solve murders and break aviation records... After freeing a ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, psychological, sincere, disturbing
Plot: riddles and clues, mind game, murder mystery, imprisonment, young girl, disappearance, tribe, private detective, missing person, talented, investigation, escapades ...
Time: 1920s, year 1918, year 1929
Place: australia, london, melbourne australia, scotland yard, middle east ...
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Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Spencer returns to the world of Jumanji, prompting his friends, his grandfather and his grandfather’s friend to enter a different and more dangerous version to save him.
Style: funny, breathtaking, captivating, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, adventurer, magic, friendship, violence, surrealism, virtuality, quest, strongman, fight, map ...
Time: year 2019, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: uplifting, captivating, feel good, funny, light ...
Plot: friendship, racism, interracial friendship, blacks and whites, friend, musician, chauffeur, prejudice, racial slur, driver, journey, travel ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 2010s, year 1962
Place: southern usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, kentucky, ohio ...
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The Nun (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, bleak, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural horror, demon, nun, priest, evil nun, murder, spirit, violence, murder mystery, buried alive, ghost ...
Time: year 1952
Place: romania, rome italy, xian
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The Lost City of Z (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.
Style: meditative, suspense, inspirational, exciting, factual ...
Plot: archaeology, expedition, tribe, explorer, journey, jungle, amazon, travel, destiny, mission, colonel, river ...
Time: 1920s, year 1954, 19th century, 1910s, 1900s ...
Place: south america, england, london, latin america, france ...
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Fear No Evil (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: High school student turns out to be personification of Lucifer. Two archangels in human form (as women) take him on.
Style: atmospheric, serious, scary, disturbing, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, reincarnation, supernatural, high school, revenge, satan, rivalry, afterlife, religions or cults, social misfits, supernatural ability, society ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
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John Norman's Gor (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: American professor Tarl Cabot is transported via a magical ring to planet Gor, where he must help an oppressed country overthrow its evil king and his barbarian henchmen.
Style: psychotronic, touching, sexy
Plot: barbarian, ring, planet, whip, magic, torch, ritual, arrest, auditorium, wasteland, black man, crown ...
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As Above, So Below (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.
Style: suspenseful, dark, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, archaeology, ancient mystery, treasure hunt, supernatural, confined, survival, ghost, death, escapades, uncover truth, catacomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, iran
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Foreboding (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Miyuki tells Etsuko that she has a ghost in her home. When Etsuko goes to her home, there is only her father there. Etsuko takes her to the hospital, Miyuki receives a diagnosis that she lacks the concept of 'family'.
Style: psychological
Plot: alien invasion, buried alive, guide, hospital, moon, fainting, police, wife, mirror, gun, husband wife relationship, man in a wheelchair ...
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Whip It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Bodeen, Texas, Land Of The Dragon, an indie-rock loving misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
Style: uplifting, exciting, feel good, light, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: coming of age, contests and competitions, small town, adolescence, female friendship, sport, teenage life, rebel, ambition, female athlete, unsupportive parent, anti conformity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, austin texas, california
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Edie (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To try and overcome a lifetime of bitterness and resentment, an older lady decides to climb a mountain in Scotland.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, senior citizen, regret, mountain, death of husband, widow, old woman, guide, road not taken, odd couple
Place: scottish highlands, scotland
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Beast (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.
Style: psychological thriller, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, dark past, suspicion, island, loner, mother daughter relationship, hunting, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beach, isolated community, sea, car accident ...
Time: 20th century
Place: britain
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Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: tourist, stranded, abandoned building, radiation, nuclear power plant, mutant, survival, death, brutality, group of friends, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: ukraine, chernobyl, kiev ukraine, paris france, london ...
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: smuggling, cons and scams, undercover agent, nothing goes right, farce, mistaken identity, gem, police station, goofy hero, chases and races, disorder, police investigation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, istanbul turkey, russia
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Columbus (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a renowned architecture scholar falls suddenly ill during a speaking tour, his son Jin finds himself stranded in Columbus, Indiana - a small Midwestern city celebrated for its many significant modernist buildings. Jin strikes up a friendship ...
Style: captivating, touching, sincere
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, small town, coma, architecture, korean american, library, heart attack, guide, hospital, librarian, translator ...
Time: 2010s
Place: indiana, midwest
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My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young student finds himself being transformed to a vampire after a night with a quite attractive female vampire. First, he does not quite believe it himself, but with the help of a 300 year old teacher and the handbook "vampirism - a guide to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, vampire comedy, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: vampire, chase, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, disorder, love and romance, supernatural, high school life, dangerous attraction, teenage life, mysterious event, foot chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: houston texas
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Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, obsession, science, isolation, genetics, psychologist, transformation, university, hallucination, danger, genetically altered, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 1960s, 60s
Place: africa, san francisco, california, boston, new york ...
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Deathsport (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 1000 years into the future, after the Great Neutron Wars, the world is divided into desert wastelands and isolated city-states. Notorious "Desert Ranger" Kaz is forced to fight in the DeathSport, dueling on futuristic motorcycle ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, tense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, race against time, chase, battles, leadership, against the odds, vengeance, chaos, deadly, danger, rivalry, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: usa, texas
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Theeb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jordan, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the Ottoman province of Hijaz during World War I, a young Bedouin boy experiences a greatly hastened coming of age as he embarks on a perilous desert journey to guide a British officer to his secret destination.
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, serious, exciting
Plot: desert, world war one, survival, coming of age, adventure, teaching the ways of the world, danger, escapades, bedouin, culture clash, british soldier, fear ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1916
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, jordan, ottoman empire, arabia ...
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Olympian Holiday (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a mixup at the check-in, Aimo Niemi boards a charter plane bound for the sunny island of Rhodes, Greece, instead of the Innsbruck Winter Olympics he's packed for. It's the early days of package tourism, and he is too shy and clueless ...
Plot: vacation, alcohol, sun, cheating, adultery, breakfast, money problems, divorce, singing, postcard, poetry, drinking alcohol ...
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Pilgrim's Progress - Journey To Heaven (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pilgrim’s Progress: Journey to Heaven is a modern adaptation of John Bunyan’s beloved classic. It is the #1 Christian fantasy of all time! The novel has been heralded as a literary masterpiece around the world, as it has been published in over ...
Style: christian film, allegory
Plot: evangelist, dungeon, beast, river, journey, execution, demon, faith, sword fight, castle, leaving home, judge ...
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, exciting, absurd, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: giant animal, monster, expedition, survival, island, gorilla, monsters, prehistoric creature, creature, danger, bomb, giant creature ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, 1940s, year 1944
Place: bangkok thailand, pacific ocean, thailand, vietnam, washington d.c.
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. ...
Style: realistic, emotional, touching, melancholic, factual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: journalist, war, rescue, soldier, terrorism, journalism, rescue mission, fish out of water, interview, battles, disguise, female journalist ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, year 2004, year 2006, year 2005 ...
Place: afghanistan, middle east, new york, big ben london, glasgow scotland ...
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