Rocky mountains movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rocky mountains movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, melancholic, humorous and weird films and TV shows about / with rocky mountains, mountain, danger, snow, survival, adventure, death, catastrophe, family and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rocky mountains: Jeremiah Johnson (1972), Tin Star (2017), Cliffhanger (1993), Dogville (2003), Continental Divide (1981), Across the Great Divide (1976), Snowball Express (1972), Subject Two (2006), 12 Men of Christmas (2009), Japan (2002).

List of rocky mountains movies

Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, meditative, factual ...
Plot: native americans, wilderness, survival, native, adventure, hunting, rocky mountains, interracial relations, respect, massacre, mountain man, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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 7.3
 12K
Tin Star (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Jim Worth, an expat British police officer starting a new life with his family as police chief in Little Big Bear, an idyllic town near the Rocky Mountains. When his small town is overrun by migrant workers from a massive new oil ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: family relations, revenge motive, danger, crimes, rocky mountains, justice, death, threat, life is a bitch, murder, small town sheriff, abduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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 6.4
 120K
Cliffhanger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, France, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: climbing, mountain climbing, heist, mountain, rescue, money, rocky mountains, air disaster, heroes, save the day, one man army, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: colorado
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 8.0
 138K
Dogville (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Germany, UK, France, Finland, Norway, Italy
Duration: 178 min.
Story: A barren soundstage is stylishly utilized to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from the criminals who pursue her. The town is two-faced and offers to harbor Grace as long as she can make it worth ...
Style: psychological, bleak, art house, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: rape, female protagonist, morality, society, small town life, haunted by the past, gangsters, vengeance, mob boss, victim, woman in danger, rocky mountains ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
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Continental Divide (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A hard-nosed Chicago journalist has an unlikely love affair with an eagle researcher.
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rocky mountains, wilderness, journalism, mountain, fall in love, camping, cultural conflict, newspaper columnist, bear, eagle, mountain lion, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, colorado, california
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Across the Great Divide (1976)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two orphans set out to claim their inheritance - a 400 acre plot of land in Salem Oregon. To Do so they must cross the rugged snow covered Rocky Mountains in the year 1876.
Style: exciting, sentimental, humorous, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rocky mountains, wilderness, orphan, on the run, gambler, mountain lion, wolf, heroes, coming of age, danger, family, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, oregon
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Snowball Express (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When John Baxter inherits a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains, he quits his job in New York and moves the family west to run it. Only to find that the place is a wreck. But together they decide to try to fix it up and run it. But Martin Ridgeway, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: skiing, hotel, family relations, loan, ski resort, rocky mountains, resort, starting over, against the odds, mountain, farce, family ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, new york
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 5.4
 2K
Subject Two (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A doctor invents a resurrection formula and tests it by killing his assistant over and over and over again
Style: rough, psychological, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, mad scientist, zombie, death wish, doctors and patients, confined, deadly, danger, supernatural, crimes, disorder, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
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12 Men of Christmas (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A high-powered New York publicist finds herself in Montana promoting a charity calendar after being betrayed by her boss and fiancé. Unfortunately, matters of the heart are just as complicated in the wilds as they are in the big city.
Style: light, feel good, sweet, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: tourism, rescue mission, calendar, rocky mountains, love affair, adaptation, nothing goes right, lifestyle, couples, romance, rescue, female director ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, montana, usa
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Dead Mountain: The Dyatlov Pass Incident (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Russia, 1959. A KGB major investigates the mysterious deaths of a group of nine student hikers in the Ural Mountains. Troubled by his past as a WWII veteran, he has a sixth sense and death seems to follow him around as he digs deeper into the ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, disturbing, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, uncover truth, student, ex military, mystery, investigation, ancient mystery, isolation, mountain, supernatural, hiking, escapades ...
Time: year 1959
Place: russia
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 6.9
 3K
Japan (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A painter from the big city goes to a remote canyon to commit suicide. To reach some calmness he stays at the farmstead of Ascen, an old religious woman. Although only a few words are spoken, love grows.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, meditative, melancholic, contemplative ...
Plot: older woman younger man sex, village, solitude, suicide attempt, countryside, widow, old woman, life philosophy, depression, runaway, love of one's life, sexual desire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, argentina
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 5.7
 7K
6 Below (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An adrenaline seeking snowboarder gets lost in a massive winter storm in the back country of the High Sierras where he is pushed to the limits of human endurance and forced to battle his own personal demons as he fights for survival....
Style: disturbing, suspense, based on true events, suspenseful, rough
Plot: snow, survival, wilderness, snowboarding, snowboard, drug addiction, rescue attempt, hockey player, winter, lost, hockey, police officer ...
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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: funny, stylized, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: yeti, sasquatch, scientist, adventure, journalism, chase, expedition, friendship, diary, museum, discovery, guide ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: nepal, himalaya
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The Adventures of the Wilderness Family (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a modern family bored with the hassles of the city life in Los Angeles. They head for the wilderness never to return.
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, exciting, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wilderness, bear, family relations, mountain, nature, danger, daring rescue, escapades, adventure, animal life, family, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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 7.7
 17K
The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animals, wilderness, survival, friendship, animal life, family, heroic mission, on the run, rescue, escapades, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
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 5.9
 2K
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, light, captivating, disturbing
Plot: snow, winter, mountain, survival, wedding, wilderness, family, sibling relationship, brother brother relationship, injury, pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: canada, british columbia
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 5.5
 57K
RV (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Climbing aboard their mammoth recreational vehicle for a cross-country road trip to the Colorado Rockies, the McNeive family – led by dysfunctional patriarch, Bob – prepares for the adventure of a lifetime. But spending two weeks together in one ...
Style: road movie, funny, feel good, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: road trip, motor home, family vacation, workaholic, family relations, hitchhiker, family values, farce, parents and children, nothing goes right, camping, business trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, utah, pasadena california, nevada ...
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The Great Silence (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mute gunslinger fights in the defense of a group of outlaws and a vengeful young widow, against a group of ruthless bounty hunters.
Style: bleak, tense, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, nudity (full frontal - brief), vigilantism, saloon, sheriff, gunslinger, self defense, winter, greed, death, chases and races, mute or deaf ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: utah, italy
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 6.2
 65K
Krampus (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A horror comedy based on the ancient legend about a pagan creature who punishes children on Christmas.
Style: dark humor, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, legends and myths, supernatural, demon, dark fantasy, danger, monster, child in peril, creature, blizzard, power outage, beast ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, normandy, canada, hawaii, florida ...
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 1.5
 304
Maple Palm (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A lesbian couple of fifteen years lives with the secret that one is an illegal immigrant. With no legal way to protect their relationship, the couple lives in fear of deportation. After an innocent visit to the Statue of Liberty, the girls return ...
Style: avant garde, melancholic, exciting, touching, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, female homosexuality, illegal immigrant, lesbianism, american, u.s. canadian border, secret, border patrol, hidden identity, dark secret, sexuality ...
Place: los angeles, tibet, venice beach california, venice california, montreal ...
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 7.3
 183
The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Quest is an American Western series which aired on NBC from September to December 1976. The series stars Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson. The Quest's pilot episode aired as a television film on May 13, 1976.
Plot: old west, stagecoach robbery, sister, sheriff, brother, scout, guitar, deputy, american indian, search, physician, territory ...
Place: san francisco, mexico, texas, new mexico
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 6.2
 230
The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eight years ago, Cheyenne Indians attacked the Baudine Family wagon and captured Morgan (Kurt Russell), whom they renamed Two Persons. Now Two Persons, raised in the ways of the Indians, has been reunited with his brother Quentin (Tim Matheson), a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: culture clash, siblings relations, fish out of water, misfit, desert, friendship, americana, society, kidnapping, obsessive quest, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 70s
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 6.9
 8K
Nevada Smith (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nevada Smith is the young son of an Indian mother and white father. When his father is killed by three men over gold, Nevada sets out to find them and kill them. The boy is taken in by a gun merchant. The gun merchant shows him how to shoot and to ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: revenge, old west, murder, one man army, crimes, investigation, warden, tough heroes, rivalry, family in danger, friends, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
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Mountain Family Robinson (1979)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A family goes "back to nature" by homesteading in the Colorado Rockies.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, wilderness, survival, heroes, escapades, mountain, catastrophe, animal life, family, adventure, danger, countryside ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: colorado
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 3K
Centennial (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 256 min.
TV show
Story: The economic and cultural growth of Colorado spanning two centuries from the mid-1700s to the late-1970s.
Style: epic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: family in danger, wilderness, immigrants, adventure, danger, society, dishonesty, interracial relations, rebelliousness, political corruption, americana, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 70s, 1820s, 1790s ...
Place: colorado, usa, st. louis missouri
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 3K
Catchfire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A witness to a mob assassination flees for her life from town to town, switching identities, but cannot seem to elude Milo, the chief killer out to get her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, lovers on the run, hitman, fall in love, love affair, woman in danger, hidden identity, on the run, rescue, criminal heroes, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
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Blood and Chocolate (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, romantic, exciting, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, forbidden love, unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, vampire human love, interspecies romance, transformation, romance, supernatural ability, supernatural, chocolate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, romania, bucharest, colorado, paris france
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 4.6
 573
Avalanche (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Duncan (Hasselhoff) is a murderous thief. When he jumps out of his plane, it crashes into the Rockies and produces an avalanche. A quiet family trapped inside their house will rescue him. They will have to survive the disaster and the madman.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the odds, rescue, adventure, confined, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 12K
Amelia (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.
Style: serious, sentimental, stylized, realistic, factual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: airplane, female pilot, ambition, flying, self fulfillment, lifestyle, follow your dream, rise to the top, adventurer, escapades, danger, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1932, 1920s ...
Place: usa, miami, boston, new york, papua new guinea ...
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Cannibal! The Musical (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heading through Colorado Territory in search of gold and women, Alferd Packer and his group of bemused companions find themselves lost, starving and musically inspired by the obstacles they confront along the way, including a die-hard Confederate ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, cult film, weird ...
Audience: student film
Plot: cannibalism, parody, old west, martial arts, hanging, mountain, gory, rivalry, heroes, silly humor, gold, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: colorado, usa, wyoming, utah, australia
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