Tropics movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant tropics movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, bleak and psychological films and TV shows about / with tropics, beach, jungle, island, boat, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, brutality and escapades plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, Australia and other countries.
tropics movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as tropics: Operation Christmas Drop (2020), Gilligan's Island (1964), The Chipmunk Adventure (1987), Apocalypse Now (1979), Down River (2018), Mutiny on the Bounty (1962), Platoon (1986), Island of 1000 Delights (1978), Australia Day (2017), Made in Japan (1993).

List of tropics movies

Operation Christmas Drop (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While gathering evidence to support closing a tropical U.S. Air Force base, a congressional aide warms to its generous captain.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, breathtaking, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: christmas, military base, military, air force, against the odds, help, romance, adventure, good deed, direction and purpose, homesickness, beautiful scenery ...
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Gilligan's Island (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gilligan's Island is an American sitcom created and produced by Sherwood Schwartz and originally produced by United Artists Television. The situation comedy series featured Bob Denver; Alan Hale, Jr.; Jim Backus; Natalie Schafer; Tina Louise; ...
Style: sitcom, offbeat, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, shipwreck, silly humor, danger, getting home, adventure, escapades, confined, misfit, mad scientist, sea disaster, storm ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: pacific ocean
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The Chipmunk Adventure (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alvin has entered himself and Simon and Theodore in a hot-air balloon race around the world against the Chipettes to deliver diamonds for a group of diamond smugglers. The winners will collect a prize of $100,000. Kids and adults will enjoy this ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, cult film
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: chipmunk, danger, chase, balloon, unlikely partners, rescue, heroes, young heroes, imaginary, chases and races, escapades, best friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, antarctica, athens greece, mexico, europe ...
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Apocalypse Now (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: At the height of the Vietnam war, Captain Benjamin Willard is sent on a dangerous mission that, officially, "does not exist, nor will it ever exist." His goal is to locate - and eliminate - a mysterious Green Beret Colonel named Walter ...
Style: bleak, tense, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: army, anti war, jungle, mission, soldier, vietnam war, losing-it hero, military, insanity, unfulfillment, chaos, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 60s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, cambodia, asia, southeast asia
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Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, tense, psychedelic ...
Plot: behind enemy lines, survival, military, murder, soldier, friendship, escape, pursuit, prisoner, betrayal, world war two, chase ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: normandy, germany, vietnam, congo, cambodia
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Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The Bounty leaves Portsmouth in 1787. Its destination: to sail to Tahiti and load bread-fruit. Captain Bligh will do anything to get there as fast as possible, using any means to keep up a strict discipline. When they arrive at Tahiti, it is like a ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, leadership, mutiny, captain, ocean, betrayal, ship, rebelliousness, military, ocean or sea, crew, voyage ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1780s, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: tahiti, england, europe
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Platoon (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As a young and naive recruit in Vietnam, Chris Taylor faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.
Style: realistic, rough, disturbing, thought provoking, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, vietnam war, battles, battlefield, military, war crime, jungle warfare, combat, military life, jungle, squad, character change ...
Time: 20th century, year 1967, year 1968, 1960s, 60s
Place: vietnam, asia, southeast asia
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Island of 1000 Delights (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bea Fiedler and Olivia Pascal star in this erotic tale set against the backdrop of the sun soaked Seychelles, and detailing the situation that arises when an incurable gambling addict loses his wife in a wager with a casino owner who runs a secret ...
Plot: female voyeur, sex on the beach, beach, island, torture, rape, stripper, sexploitation, pool party, female masturbation, human trafficking, scheme ...
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Australia Day (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On Australia's most controversial national holiday, the lives of three Australians from diverse cultural backgrounds will collide, illuminating contemporary issues of racial tension and national identity that simmer beneath the surface of ...
Style: multicultural, sincere, suspense, touching, controversial ...
Plot: sociology, sex slavery, immigration, criminal underworld, nationalism, racial tension, manhunt, tolerance, society, gang, on the run, human trafficking ...
Time: 2010s
Place: australia, austria, china
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Made in Japan (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: cowboy from “Tampopo”) who appears to have gone native but actually maintains a cynical detachment from everything around him. As does the movie, which holds Nippon materialism, corrupt military governments and insurgent opportunism in equal ...
Plot: cleavage, engagement, partisan, nudity (full frontal - brief), competition, businessman, chambermaid, tropics, business competition, betrayal, jungle, government agent ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
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She's 19 and Ready (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman, just turning 19, is ready for anything, including fullfilling her dreams and fantasies. But two young men, Klaus and Stephen, are after her with their raging hormones to lead the way. The young lady learns to grow up fast, though, ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: breasts, duel, bare breasts, erotica, beach, skiing, telephone call, shared bath, female nudity, 19 year old, tropics
Time: 70s
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Pacific Banana (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story of a pair of Australian pilots working for a small South Pacific airline. Paul, a wildly successful womanizer, leaving conquests at every port and Martin, sad and lonely in his search for a true love. Together, they... well, they ...
Style: sexy, sex comedy
Plot: pilot, beach, stewardess, swimming, nude swimming, massage, tropical island, sky, oasis, resort, erotica, sex ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, pacific ocean, south australia
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Wailing in the Forest (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An indigenous family, one of the last forest people of old, copes with the unusual changes in their environment including the imposing lifestyle and customs of the more sociable tribes on the plains.
Style: fairy tale, mysterious
Plot: indigenous people, tropics, ritual, isolation
Place: the philippines, asia
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Fascination (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young Scott Doherty (Adam Garcia) gets suspicious when his mother (Jacqueline Bisset) plans to wed Oliver Vance (Stuart Wilson) soon after her husband's untimely death. Scott investigates with Oliver's pretty daughter, Kelly (Alice Evans), ...
Style: erotic, serious, sexy, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: murder, conspiracy, neo noir, investigation, fall in love, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, femme fatale, mystery, deadly, dishonesty, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, new york
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The Man on the Shore (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Haiti, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Early 1960s Haiti during Duvallier's dictatorship seen through the eyes of a young girl whose family heavily suffered.
Style: disturbing, bleak, thought provoking, captivating, serious ...
Plot: family relations, on the run, life is a bitch, rebellion, state affairs, siblings relations, child, oppression, captain, chief of police, death of husband, hiding ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: haiti, caribbean
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Wide Sargasso Sea (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the wake of Jamaican emancipation, French colonist Annette Cosway falls into poverty and marries racist Englishman Paul Mason. But when Annette's young son dies in a fire started by former slaves, Mason flees to England, leaving his ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, atmospheric, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: voodoo, infidelity, family relations, deception, lust, fear, betrayal, wedding, liar, promise, arson, slave ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1840s
Place: jamaica, england, europe, britain, caribbean
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Blood Paradise (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, slasher, gory, torture, black market, survival, murder, strong violent content, chase, youth, violence, transplant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, argentina, rio de janeiro
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Swashbuckler (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A pirate and a hot-tempered noblewoman join forces to protect Jamaica from a tyrant.
Style: semi serious, exciting
Plot: pirate, caribbean sea, tyrant, rivalry, adventure, daring rescue, danger, heroes, buddies, escapades, good versus evil, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 18th century
Place: jamaica, west indies, caribbean
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Papillon (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: prison escape, prison, human spirit, false accusation, criminal heroes, runaway, prison life, life sentence, solitary, escape attempt, adventure, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: atlantic ocean, latin america
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Nim's Island (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl inhabits an isolated island with her scientist father and communicates with a reclusive author of the novel she's reading.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, scenic, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: island, young heroes, family relations, adventure, danger, exotic island, rescue, agoraphobia, cruise, little girl, poacher, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, indonesia, pacific ocean
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My Father the Hero (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl on vacation in the Bahamas with her divorced father tries to impress a potential boyfriend by saying that her father is actually her lover.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, remake of french film
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: family relations, coming of age, island, vacation, holiday, romance, youth, love and romance, goofy hero, couples, friends, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: bahamas, paris france, new york, north america, west indies ...
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The Mosquito Coast (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Allie Fox, an American inventor exhausted by the perceived danger and degradation of modern society, decides to escape with his wife and children to Belize. In the jungle, he tries with mad determination to create a utopian community with disastrous ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: adventure, jungle, utopia, obsessive quest, danger, village life, village, dysfunctional family, immigrants, nature, mental illness, thanksgiving ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, central america, latin america, baltimore ...
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Bare Essentials (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A couple leaves for a vacation on a tropical island and finds happiness and love... just not with each-other.
Style: sexy
Plot: wife swapping, female director, woman, cheating wife, secretary, concierge, topless, sex scene, stranded on an island, vacation, beach, sex ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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The Crab-Drum (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A dying French naval frigate captain tries to make a last rendezvous in the winter storm-tossed seas off the Grand Banks, with "le crabe tambour," a French war hero he had betrayed twenty years earlier. "Le crabe tambour" ...
Style: psychological, emotional, bleak, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: military, soldier, reunion, military life, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, hopes, betrayal, war, friends, battles, friendship ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 70s, 1950s, 1960s
Place: algeria, asia, vietnam, africa, newfoundland ...
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The 317th Platoon (1965)
Genre: War
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Vietnam, 1954, a French platoon isolated behind enemy lines tries to come back. It is led by the inexperienced, idealistic sous-lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a WWII veteran of the Werhmacht.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, rough, bleak ...
Plot: jungle, military, soldier, chaos, battles, solitude, survival, escapades, heroes, danger, war, state affairs ...
Time: 1950s, year 1954, 50s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, laos, indochina, france ...
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