Mountain movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mountain movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, exciting and tense films and TV shows about / with mountain, death, snow, forest, storytelling, betrayal, rescue, survival, chase and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
mountain movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mountain: Frozen (2010), Wind River (2017), The Mountain Between Us (2017), Seven Years in Tibet (1997), The Prayer (2018), Sister (2012), The Hateful Eight (2015), The Crimson Rivers (2000), Mountain Men (2014), Behemoth (2011).

List of mountain movies

Frozen (2010)
Genre: Drama, 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: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, ski resort, danger, isolation, stranded, youth, animal attack, skiing, death, sole survivor, forces of nature, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, surprise ending, sentimental
Plot: investigation, murder, native american reservation, violence, rape, snow, forest, fbi, mountain, death, winter, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Mountain Between Us (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
Style: suspense, scenic, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: interracial romance, snow, survival, wilderness, mountain, stranger, crash landing, near death experience, peril, love, travel, animal attack ...
Time: 2010s
Place: idaho, manhattan new york city, utah
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, creature, fantasy world, mythology, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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Seven Years in Tibet (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Austrian mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer journeys to the Himalayas without his family to head an expedition in 1939. But when World War II breaks out, the arrogant Harrer falls into Allied forces' hands as a prisoner of war. He escapes with a ...
Style: serious, captivating, uplifting, inspirational, touching ...
Plot: expedition, buddhism, mountain, culture clash, friendship, self discovery, escapades, teachers and students, society, adventure, human spirit, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: tibet, himalaya, china, austria, asia ...
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The Prayer (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Thomas is a drug addict. In an effort to put an end to his habit, he joins a community of former addicts who live isolated in the mountains and use prayer as a way to cure themselves.
Style: serious, rough, captivating, exciting, disturbing
Plot: mountain, prayer, drug addict, hard labor, catholic priest, new life, friendship, love, snow, death, nun, troubled youth ...
Place: france
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Sister (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drama set at a Swiss ski resort and centered on a boy who supports his sister by stealing from wealthy guests.
Style: gloomy, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: mountain, petty criminal, ski resort, theft, snow, life is a bitch, family problems, innocence lost, street kid, dysfunctional family, unemployment, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: switzerland, alps, europe, swiss alps
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, bloody, dark humor, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, blizzard, hitman, mountain, stagecoach, revenge, dialogue, brutality, betrayal, danger, twists & turns ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two French policemen, one investigating a grisly murder at a remote mountain college, the other working on the desecration of a young girl's grave by skinheads, are brought together by the clues from their respective cases. Soon after they ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, secret, police detective, crime, faked death, ritual, corpse, mountain, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, medical school
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Mountain Men (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mountain Men is a comedy/drama that follows two estranged brothers, Toph and Cooper, as they journey to a remote family cabin in the mountains to evict a squatter. Buried resentment and bruised egos soon derail the plan and when the smoke clears ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, light, disturbing
Plot: snow, survival, wilderness, mountain, wedding, winter, family, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, injury, lie, pregnancy ...
Place: canada, british columbia
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Behemoth (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Scientists discover a giant creature under the Earth that is wrapped around the entire planet. When the creature wakes all grumpy, it causes worldwide destruction.
Style: mysterious, suspenseful, serious, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: dangerous animal, creature, scientist, geologist, mountain, deadly, danger, escapades, chaos, giant monster, monster, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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A Cure for Wellness (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they ...
Style: gothic, twist ending, atmospheric, suspense, breathtaking ...
Plot: cure, patient, violence, therapist, health, employee, mountain, darkness, treatment, torture, dark secret, death of father ...
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps
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Open Season (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Boog, a domesticated 900lb. Grizzly bear finds himself stranded in the woods 3 days before Open Season. Forced to rely on Elliot, a fast-talking mule deer, the two form an unlikely friendship and must quickly rally other forest animals if they are ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, animal life, rescue, buddies, danger, partners, bear, wilderness, fish out of water, deer, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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K2 (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, Japan, USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: They call it the savage mountain. 27 people have perished trying to reach the summit on K2, the world's second highest peak. A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: mountain, mountain climbing, friendship, climbing, escapades, human spirit, buddies, survival, obsession, betrayal, obsessive quest, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, middle east, seattle, usa, himalaya
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Mountain Medic (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A medic lives with his small and strange family between the mountains and every episode he comes across a situation with not only his patients but also his family and friends.
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, tense, suspense, bleak
Plot: doctor, mountain, hospital, family relations, twists & turns, heroes, danger, rescue, husband wife relationship, teenager, society, small town ...
Place: alps
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Scream of Stone (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France, Canada, Italy, Argentina, UK, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A meeting of two world famous climbers, one an experienced mountaineer the other a sport climber, and a journalist (Ivan) results in a bet on which of the two is the best climber. Roger (the mountaineering expert) states that Martin (the sport ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: climbing, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, love triangle, wilderness, danger, mountain, dream, mountain climbing, obsession, mountaineer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: patagonia
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, scenic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventurer, monster, obsessive quest, dragon, adventure, fantasy world, courage, journey, wizards, magical, warrior ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, car chase, revenge, perfect crime, robbery, master criminal, safecracker, hacker, gold, betrayal, cons and scams, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: italy, venice, europe, california, austria ...
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The Girl in the Fog (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on the bestselling novel by Donato Carrisi, THE GIRL IN THE FOG is a gripping and chilling thriller that brings us to a hazy mountain village where enigmatic Detective Vogel is investigating on the sudden disappearance of fifteen-year-old Anna ...
Style: psychological, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, disappearance, murder, teacher, schoolgirl, psychiatrist, media, mountain, perfect crime, vanity, accusation, tv ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alps, italy
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The Wave (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on the fact that mountain party Åkneset, located in the Geiranger fjord in Norway, one day will race out and create a violent tsunami of over 80 meters that will crush everything in its path before it hits land in Geiranger. A geologist gets ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, intense, suspense, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: natural disaster, tsunami, catastrophe, underwater, geologist, evacuation, hotel, bomb shelter, mountain, family, survival, family drama ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway
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The Wrong Guys (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Five former cub scouts have a reunion and go camping on the mountain they never conquered. High jinks ensue due to their childhood enemies and a group of escaped convicts who mistake them for an FBI unit.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, not serious ...
Plot: mistaken identity, reunion, disorder, friendship, nothing goes right, scout, partners, buddies, escaped convict, mountain, tent, camping ...
Time: 80s
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, vengeance, love and romance, theft, mentor, warrior, adventure, sword, heroine, monastery, aristocracy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo
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Spindl (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Story: When on the mountains, so to Špindl. In the snowy Špindlerův Mlýn the sisters Eliška, Katka and Magda go to the women's ride in the full-length winter comedy Špindl. They plan to enjoy relaxation, fun and perhaps a bit of love adventure. ...
Plot: mountain, winter, snow, fake identity, older man younger woman relationship, sex scene, reading a book, blood on face, full moon, older woman younger man relationship, bus driver, ambulance ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague
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My Son (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of a busy man, who fills his time travelling to Africa, South America and the Middle East. His passion for his job has distanced him from his loved ones. He’s been divorced for three years and has since seen his son very little. When the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, touching
Plot: missing son, kidnapping, search, divorced couple, missing child, ex husband ex wife relationship, aggression, investigation, video footage, interrogation, torture, breaking and entering ...
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The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams is an American television series starring Dan Haggerty that aired on NBC from February 9, 1977 to May 12, 1978.
Style: wild
Plot: grizzly bear, mountain, bear, mountain man, mule, wild animal, native american, wildlife, log cabin, nature, wilderness, hunter
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Girl from the Mountains (1972)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The relationship between a boy and a girl shortly after the start of the war and the arrival of the Germans. He goes to Chetniks, and there he disappears without a trace, and she ,after much torture and solitude, begins to search for him not ...
Plot: mountain, girl, hill, mill, german, execution, attack, river, village, battle, innocence, massacre ...
Time: year 1941
Place: serbia
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Lone Wolf (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy finds a large wolf-like dog in the mountain and they befriend. The local peasants think that it may be a real wolf responsible for the sheep pestilence. They decide to kill the animal, but the boy is worried about it and he secretly provides ...
Plot: dog, mountain, wolf, winter, snow, german shepherd, shooting, injured child, military, friendship, boy, friend ...
Time: 1940s
Place: yugoslavia
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Ten Little Indians (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a remote mountain mansion.When the host doesn't show up, the guests start dying, one by one, in uniquely macabre Agatha Christie-style.It is based on Christie's best-selling novel with 100 ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, murder, murder mystery, serial killer, investigation, psychopath, private detective, false accusation, crime, mind game, survival, riddles and clues ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1930s
Place: austria, alps
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Mountain of Wrath (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After the liberation in 1946, in a village in western Macedonia implemented collectivization farms. The President of the rural cooperative Stamat, former fighter, who with all their revolutionary zeal and enthusiasm believes collectivization only ...
Style: epic
Plot: mountain, poverty, rejection, communist, peasant, car, village, killing an animal, revolution, church, post world war two, tree ...
Time: year 1946
Place: yugoslavia
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Always Further On (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Raul (Igancio Lopez Tarso) is a white man who enjoys the simple way of life practiced by the Indians of Mexico. He does his best to try and help the tribe, but he becomes a victim of greedy land grabbers who covet the tribal property. Jaime ...
Plot: corruption, murder, exploitation, anthropologist, mountain, deforestation, environmental issue, indigenous, corrupt politician, ecology
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