Movies and TV shows set in andes mountains

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in andes mountains ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, touching and exciting films and TV shows about / with mountain, escapades, death, adventure, horse riding, danger, village, murder, heroes and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres shot in USA, Spain, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as andes mountains: Alive (1993), How Much Further (2006), Triple Frontier (2019), Blood of the Condor (1969), The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969), Pressure Point (1997), The Promised Land (1973), Revolution. Crossing the Andes (2010), Neruda (2016), The Last Movie (1971).

List of movies set in andes mountains

Alive (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The amazing, true story of a Uruguayan rugby team's plane that crashed in the middle of the Andes mountains, and their immense will to survive and pull through alive, forced to do anything and everything they could to stay alive on meager ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, emotional, exciting, disaster movie ...
Plot: survival, starvation, air disaster, stranded, cannibalism, danger, catastrophe, human spirit, human nature, isolation, against the odds, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: uruguay, andes mountains, latin america, chile, south america
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How Much Further (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ecuador
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Esperanza and Tristeza both have to get to Cuenca. However, by an unlucky turn of events, the bus they are on gets delayed due to a worker strike. Taking their journey into their own hands, they decide to hitchhike to Cuenca. Along the way they meet ...
Style: realistic, touching, road movie, captivating, semi serious
Plot: self discovery, hopes, on the road, countryside, hitchhiking, bus, mountain, student, strike, journalist, journey, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ecuador, andes mountains
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Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, drug lord, greed, ex special forces, ex soldier, crimes, survival, friendship, danger, violence, murder, 15 year old ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colombia, usa, peru, andes mountains, south america ...
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Blood of the Condor (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Bolivia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A community reacts against a group of foreigners who under the guise of development assistance are forcibly sterilizing the peasant women.
Plot: native american, genocide, village, brother, mountain, women's rights, tourist, ethnic conflict, colonization, indigenous
Place: bolivia, andes mountains
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The Royal Hunt of the Sun (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the delivery of a hoard of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his desire for conquest and his sense of honor after friendship and respect ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: gold, conquistador, dishonesty, treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, rivalry, betrayal, state affairs, leadership, obsessive quest, political unrest ...
Time: 16th century
Place: peru, europe, spain, latin america, south america ...
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Pressure Point (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A CIA assassin is embroiled in a deadly game across two continents. Betrayed and imprisoned, he faces one last mission to regain his freedom, his family and his self respect. Stars Steve Railsback, Larry Linville.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: assassin, militia, dishonesty, state affairs, betrayal, crimes, bomb, helicopter, terrorism, assassination, one last job, ambassador ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chile, vermont, andes mountains
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The Promised Land (1973)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba, Chile
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the socialist government of Marmaduke Grove in 1932, a group of villagers decide to take some land in the area of ​​Palmilla. Almost like a mythical journey, problems arise when seated and in a position to bring the socialist ideal in the ...
Style: epic, allegory
Plot: village life, anarchism, socialist, folk music, massacre, sword, working class, history of chile, drinking from a bottle, nudity (full frontal - brief), alcohol abuse, latin american history ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932
Place: andes mountains, chile
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Revolution. Crossing the Andes (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1880, Buenos Aires. In a lost pension, a journalist interviews one of the last living men who crossed the Andes with San Martín. Manuel Esteban Corvalan was 15 years old then, and literacy was one of his secretaries.Your account will allow us to ...
Plot: national hero, latin american history, fight for freedom, revolution, soldier, colonel, independence
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1810s
Place: south america, spain, chile, argentina, andes mountains
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Neruda (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Chile, Argentina, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It’s 1948 and the Cold War has arrived in Chile. In the Congress, prominent Communist Senator and popular poet Pablo Neruda accuses the government of betraying the Party and is stripped of his parliamentary immunity by President González Videla. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, based on true events
Plot: latinx lead, manhunt, police investigation, class differences, political repression, anti communism, escape, politician, police detective, propaganda, dictatorship, exile ...
Time: year 1948, 1940s
Place: paris france, andes mountains, south america, chile, santiago chile
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The Last Movie (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A film shoot in Peru goes badly wrong when an actor is killed in a stunt, and the unit wrangler, Kansas, decides to give up film-making and stay on in the village, shacking up with local prostitute Maria. But his dreams of an unspoiled existence are ...
Style: rough, offbeat, surreal, serious, realistic ...
Plot: village, mountain, prostitute, filmmaking, showbiz, culture clash, innocence lost, village life, celebrity culture, satire, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: peru, kansas, latin america, usa, south america ...
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Survive! (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sixteen plane crash survivors stranded in the Andes turn to cannibalism to stay alive. Based on a true story.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: survival, mountain, catastrophe, air disaster, heroes, confined, danger, adventure, escapades, wilderness, gory, cannibal ...
Time: 70s
Place: andes mountains
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Secret of the Andes (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cusi is a 20th century Incan boy who lives in a high mountain valley with an old llama herder named Chuto. Chuto raised Cusi in a traditional Incan fashion, although the Spanish culture was prevalent in Peru since the conquest of the Incan Empire. ...
Style: feel good, touching, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, adventure, adventurer, superhuman powers, rivalry, family, fish out of water, parents and children, family relations, mountain, village life, down on your luck ...
Place: latin america, argentina, andes mountains, colombia, new york
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In the Mouth of the Wolf (1988)
Genre: Drama, Action, War
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The military anti-terrorist army takes control of "Chuspi", an unknown and faraway small village, isolated by the terrorist group "Sendero Luminoso" (Shining Path). A soldier called Vitin Luna, and other young soldiers face an ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, military, terrorism, rape, soldier, state affairs, war, escapades, heroes, danger, village life, against the odds ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, peru, andes mountains
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Magic Magic (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In remote Chile, a vacationing young woman begins to mentally unravel; meanwhile, her friends ignore her claim until it's too late.
Style: psychological, tense, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, confined, danger, losing-it hero, mysterious character, mind game, woman in danger, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), mental illness, paranoia, schizophrenia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, south america, santiago chile, santiago de chile ...
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The Mysterious Cities of Gold (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Japan, Luxembourg
Duration: 20 min.
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Story: The adventures of a young Spanish boy named Esteban who joins a voyage to the New World in search of the lost Cities of Gold and his father.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, semi serious, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: ancient mystery, orphan, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, imaginary, obsessive quest, adventure, young heroes, heroes, family, youth ...
Time: 16th century
Place: latin america, andes mountains, peru
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Madeinusa (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Madeinusa is a girl aged 14 with a sweet Indian face who lives in an isolated village in the Cordillera Blanca Mountain range of Peru. This strange place is characterized by its religious fervor. From Good Friday at three o'clock in the ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, dark, realistic ...
Plot: social differences, forbidden love, family relations, religions or cults, hopes, against the odds, fall in love, village, village life, vanity, father daughter incest, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: peru, latin america, andes mountains
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The Liberator (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Venezuela, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Bolívar was instrumental in Latin America’s struggle for independence from the Spanish Empire, and is today considered one of the most influential politicians and emancipators in American history. Libertador is told from the viewpoint of ...
Style: captivating, epic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: revolution, revolutionary, battles, war, military, rebellion, leadership, ambition, folk hero, state affairs, leader, freedom ...
Time: 18th century, 1820s, 19th century
Place: latin america, venezuela, andes mountains, madrid, colombia ...
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The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA, Chile, Peru, Brazil, UK, Germany, France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: "The Motorcycle Diaries" is based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, road movie, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, motorcycle, poverty, journey, on the road, friendship, injustice, freedom, following a dream, introspection, young man, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1952, 1960s ...
Place: latin america, argentina, venezuela, colombia, chile ...
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Spain, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Bridge of San Luis Rey is American author Thornton Wilder's second novel, first published in 1927 to worldwide acclaim. It tells the story of several interrelated people who die in the collapse of an Inca rope-fiber suspension bridge in ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: investigation, destiny, social decay, danger, life is a bitch, escapades, clergy, survival, murder, haunted by the past, religions or cults, bridge ...
Time: 18th century
Place: peru, latin america, spain, andes mountains
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Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: West Germany, Mexico, Peru
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirre, a ruthless man who ...
Style: tense, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: expedition, legends and myths, amazon, insanity, treasure hunt, gold, obsession, treasure, slavery, adventure, jungle, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: south america, peru, latin america, spain, andes mountains
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The Dancer and the Thief (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Present day. Chile. Legendary bank robber Vergara Grey is getting out of prison after 5 long years and is looking forward to a quiet, uneventful life together with his wife and son whom oddly he hasn't heard from in years. But soon his resolve ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, gloomy
Plot: life is a bitch, couples, fall in love, vengeance, going straight, human nature, unlikely couple, romance, criminal heroes, love and romance, crimes, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chile, latin america, santiago chile, andes mountains
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In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, scenic, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, pirate, treasure hunt, ship, family, survival, missing person, heroic mission, rescue, friendship, young heroes, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1850s, victorian era, 19th century
Place: australia, south america, new zealand, latin america, chile ...
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