Hillside movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hillside movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, rough, touching, tense and bleak films and TV shows about / with hillside, mountain, friendship, danger, escapades, death, snow, murder, family relations and adventure plots mostly in Drama, War and Family genres shot in Germany, Italy, France and other countries.
hillside movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as hillside: Clouds of Sils Maria (2014), Heidi (1965), Schwabenkinder (2003), Heidi (1993), Heidi (2005), Heidi (2015), Hyena Road (2015), Where Eagles Dare (1968), Mountain Medic (2008), The Magic Mountain (1982).

List of hillside movies

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A veteran actress comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself when she agrees to take part in a revival of the play that launched her career 20 years earlier.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, psychological, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian, actress, aging, divorce, skinny dipping, loneliness, character study, women, suicide, obsession, psychology, suicide attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: switzerland, alps, california, paris france, swiss alps ...
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Heidi (1965)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After her mother's death, the five year old orphan Heidi is brought by her aunt to her grumpy grandfather Alp, who leads a hermit life in the beautiful Swiss mountains. Heidi's natural cheerfulness quickly brings renewed joy in grandfather ...
Plot: physical disability, goat, servant, obstacle, family relations, aunt, child abuse, governess, girl, mountain, grandfather, orphan ...
Place: swiss alps, alps
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Schwabenkinder (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A man returning to his parents years after having been sent away as a child-laborer tells his lifetime story to his dying father.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, psychological
Plot: coming of age, father son reunion, emigration, father son relationship, death of wife, farmer, mountain, child labor, slavery, poverty, child trafficking, countryside ...
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Heidi (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 193 min.
TV show
Story: After charming her reclusive grandfather and falling in love with the beautiful mountain he calls home, Heidi is uprooted and sent to Frankfurt where she befriends Klara, a young girl confined to a wheelchair.
Style: sad, semi serious, emotional, feel good
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: disney, youth, orphan, physical disability, aging, disability, friendship, family relations, hopes, mischievous children, young heroes, escapades ...
Place: swiss alps, alps, europe, switzerland, germany
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Heidi (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Swiss girl Adelheid 'Heidi' is orphaned young. Aunt Detie brings her to grandpa Alp and his wife, who live isolated in the Alps since his murder charge. Heidi soon takes to the wild country, especially accompanying young goatherd Peter. ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: grandfather granddaughter relationship, youth, adventure, family relations, village, family life, escapades, power relations, village life, isolation, misfit, mischievous children ...
Time: 1880s
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps, europe, germany
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Heidi (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Heidi, is an eight-year-old Swiss orphan who is given by her aunt to her mountain-dwelling grandfather. She is then stolen back by her aunt from her grandfather to live in the wealthy Sesemann household in Frankfurt, Germany as a companion to Klara, ...
Style: sincere, scenic, psychological, unusual plot structure, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, grandfather granddaughter relationship, orphan, kindness, salvation, family, female protagonist, grandmother granddaughter relationship, death of mother, strong female lead, children, high society ...
Time: victorian era
Place: alps, swiss alps, switzerland, europe
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Hyena Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three different men, three different worlds, three different wars – all stand at the intersection of modern warfare – a murky world of fluid morality where all is not as it seems.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, rough, brutal ...
Plot: war, military, pride and honor, male female relationship, ambush, army, friendship, military life, battle zone, state affairs, heroic mission, death ...
Place: middle east
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Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, breathtaking, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, military, mountain, spy, war, nazi, castle, two man army, twists and turns, commando, winter, espionage ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: bavaria, austria, europe, germany, alps
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Mountain Medic (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, tense, enigmatic, bleak, suspense
Plot: doctor, mountain, hospital, family relations, heroes, rescue, husband wife relationship, twists and turns, disorder, small town, society, culture clash ...
Place: alps
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The Magic Mountain (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 153 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: surreal
Plot: literature, tuberculosis, high society, mountain, young man, sanitarium, hillside, german abroad
Time: pre world war one
Place: swiss alps
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Prisoner of the Mountains (1996)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia, Kazakhstan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based upon a short story by Leo Tolstoy, two Russian soldiers, Sacha and Vania, are ambushed by Muslim rebels in the grandly forbidding Caucasus and taken prisoner. Although complete understanding never fully emerges, their bittersweet ordeal ...
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, talky ...
Plot: pow, war, hostage, anti war, violence, russian soldier, confined, soldier, prison, captivity, islam, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: chechnya, russia, caucasus, poland
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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: atmospheric, realistic, epic, meditative, factual ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, hunting, native americans, mountain man, adventure, native, native american, rocky mountains, indians, revenge, life philosophy ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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Heidi (1968)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Heidi is an orphaned girl initially raised by her aunt Dete in Maienfeld, Switzerland. In order to get a job in Frankfurt, Dete brings 5-year-old Heidi to her grandfather, who has been at odds with the villagers for years and lives in seclusion on ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting, feel good, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: mountain, youth, orphan, family relations, physical disability, girl, governess, friendship, nanny, adventure, young heroes, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland, alps, swiss alps, europe
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The Front Line (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1951 ceasefire is declared, but two remaining armies fought their final battle on the front line Towards the end of the Korean War, a South Korean battalion is fiercely battling over a hill on the front line border against the North in order to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: war, chinese army, military, battles, korean army, military life, infantrymen, korean war, friendship, wartime life, soldier, army investigation ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, year 1950
Place: north korea, south korea, korea, asia
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9th Company (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Finland
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The picture opens in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, in late 1988, when military trainees Petrovsky, Ryaba, Chugun, Stas, Pinochet, Lyutev and Vorobyev are whipped into shape at a training camp by the brutal, sadistic commander, Warrant Officer Dygalo - prior ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, military, death, friendship, officers and cadets, basic training, soldier, wartime life, military life, escapades, boot camp, war in afghanistan ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: afghanistan, ussr, russia, middle east
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The Climb (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A true story of Samy, native of La Courneuve, who is out of love for Nadia, decides to climb Mount Everest.
Style: thought provoking, exciting, captivating, humorous, touching ...
Plot: mountain climbing, snow, romance, travel, climbing, adventure, courage, escapades, mountaineer, mountain, taxi, lie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mount everest, nepal, himalaya
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Pagan Peak (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When a gruesomely staged body is found, propped up on a mountain pass in the Alps close to the German-Austrian border, two detectives are sent to investigate. For German detective Ellie, this is the first real challenge of her career; her Austrian ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, slasher, rough ...
Plot: murder, crimes, society, police investigation, death, murderer, abduction, brutality, german, violence, life philosophy, ritual ...
Place: germany, alps, austria
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Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a Carpathian village, Ivan falls in love with Marichka, the daughter of his father's killer. When tragedy befalls her, his grief lasts months; finally he rejoins the colorful life around him, marrying Palagna. She wants children but his mind ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, emotional, stylized, art house ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, true love, marriage, religion, wedding, friendship, rivalry, forbidden love, romance, adventure, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: ukraine, europe
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Violence at Noon (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hakuchu no Torima" is the portrayal of a violent rapist as seen through the recollections of his wife and one of his victims. As the film starts, Eisuke (Kei Sato) encounters Shino (Saeda Kawaguchi), who works as a maid in a house. She is a ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, psychological, rough ...
Plot: sexual abuse, beast, psychopath, rapist, forced sex, investigation, society, criminal heroes, master and servant, crimes, life is a bitch, couple relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Escape to Nowhere (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Who is Anton Haliakov, who has just been abducted by the M.I.5 in London? A Soviet scientist apparently. But sixteen years before the man had another identity, Clément Tibère, and another nationality, French. So what led him to become Russian and ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, heroes, undercover, manhunt, escapades, dishonesty, crimes, rebellion, state affairs, hospital, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, russia, england, alps, geneva switzerland
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Der Bergdoktor (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Der Bergdoktor is a German-Austrian medical drama television series, broadcast in 96 episodes between 1992 and 1997.
Plot: doctor, mountain, injection, family relations, flirting, physician, strong man, medical profession, climbing, blood, hillside, sweat
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Avalanche (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A team of climbers are preparing for their new mountain climbing expedition. They are brought together by their mutual love for this dangerous sport, for its challenges. They, however, differ in tempers, in problems and notions of honor and dignity. ...
Plot: climbing, cold the temperature, snow, athlete, teamwork, mountaineer, risk, cold weather, danger, hillside
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Hubertus Castle (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A drama directed by Harald Reindl, based on the novel by Ludwig Ganghofer.
Plot: hunting, animals, countryside, father son relationship, boy, narrow mindedness, girl, son, hunter, hillside, hill, falling to death ...
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Alpine Passion (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Village elders attempting to upgrade their village status to 'Marktgemeinde' - which for some unexplained reason would resolve their financial difficulties. To achieve this they need to increase the number of village inhabitants...
Style: sex comedy, erotic
Plot: impregnation, mountain village, erotica, sex, female nudity, german humor, male full rear nudity, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), village, male nudity, underwear ...
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Andreas Hofer (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Based on historical events, this is the story of the Austrian folk hero Andreas Hofer. Hofer was an innkeeper in the Tyrol in Austria, who emerged as the leader of the populace in their effort to withstand the occupation of their land by Bavarian ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, cavalry, catholic, rape, rebel, catholicism, priest, infantry, leader, politics, folk hero, suppression ...
Time: 19th century
Place: alps
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the cold war during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.
Style: political, suspense, talky, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, iron curtain, double agent, british intelligence, politics, loner, betrayal, library, cynicism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east germany, london, england, germany ...
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North Face (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.
Style: serious, exciting, touching, captivating, breathtaking ...
Plot: climbing, mountain climbing, mountaineer, adventurer, mountain, survival, wehrmacht, rivalry, disaster, forces of nature, man versus nature, ambition ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: switzerland, alps, swiss alps, germany, bavaria
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The Burned Barns (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The body of a young woman is discovered near a farm. The judge Larcher is in charge and thinks that the farmers (Rose and Pierre) have a link with the murder.
Plot: farm, murder, farming, villager, countryside, alcohol abuse, espionage, school teacher, visit, police officer, teenage murderer, family relations ...
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Afghan Breakdown (1992)
Genre: War
Country: Russia, Italy
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A drama about the last days of a specific Russian regiment stationed in Afghanistan, before the main troop withdrawal in 1985.
Plot: war in afghanistan, soviet army, military officer, adultery, cold war, mistress, ak 47, socialism, guerilla warfare, jihad, mountain, burned alive ...
Time: 80s
Place: ussr
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The Coming Days (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Welcome to 2020: The European Union has collapsed following the fourth Gulf War and massive barricades keep illegal immigrants out of cities that are barely functioning. In the middle of this highly volatile environment is the family of Walter ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: terrorism, political unrest, chaos and mayhem, introspection, dysfunctional family, social decay, future dystopia, society, life is a bitch, family problems, human nature, distopia ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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