Winter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant winter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, melancholic and rough films and TV shows about / with winter, snow, survival, death, danger, storytelling, dialogue, murder, mentor and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
winter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as winter: Frozen (2010), 30 Days of Night (2007), Snowpiercer (2013), Mountain Men (2014), Into the White (2012), The Snowman (2017), 6 Below (2017), Ice Quake (2010), Groundhog Day (1993), Snowbeast (1977).

List of winter 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: suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, danger, isolation, youth, frostbite, wilderness, ski lift, forces of nature, ski resort, stranded, buddies, skiing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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30 Days of Night (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, gory, supernatural, survival, winter, fear, sunrise, violence, brutality, isolation, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
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Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, thought provoking, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, survival, train, revolution, resistance, social differences, society, social class, snow, human nature, revolt ...
Time: future, 21st century
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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, light, disturbing, humorous, captivating
Plot: mountain, survival, wilderness, snow, winter, wedding, pregnancy, sibling relationship, family, injury, brother brother relationship, rescue ...
Place: british columbia, canada
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Into the White (2012)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Sweden, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Into the White is an anti-war movie. High above the harsh Norwegian wilderness, English and German pilots shoot each other to the ground after a violent chance encounter. Isolated, they must fight to survive the brutal winter. Though war has made ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: air disaster, survival, war, wilderness, isolation, winter, confined, foe turned friend, pilot, danger, aerial combats, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1940
Place: norway, europe
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The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: serious, surprise ending, melancholic, suspense
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, police detective, snowman, clue, winter, missing woman, based on a novel, missing person, snow, decapitation ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 1989, year 2006, year 1945
Place: norway, oslo norway
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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: suspense, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: survival, wilderness, drug addiction, hockey player, amputee, ends with biographical notes, snowboard, winter, flashback, snow, lost, rocky mountains ...
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Ice Quake (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As the permafrost melts in Alaska, underground rivers of volatile liquid methane form which sets off a series of devastating earthquakes. Forced apart by this violent occurrence, one family must find each other during the holidays and work to stop ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the world, survival, forces of nature, danger, escapades, heroes, daring rescue, race against time, family in danger, deadly, geologist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
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Groundhog Day (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, surreal, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, love and romance, wooing, time loop, existentialism, nothing goes right, road not taken, redemption, deja vu, idealism, romance, hopes ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, future
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Snowbeast (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In this made for TV film, an enormous and angry yeti begins to terrorize a Colorado ski resort by eating several skiers during a winter carnival. Everyone insists it is just a bear until a ski patrolman sees a white, shadowy and beastly shape ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Plot: winter, snowmobile, ski resort, sasquatch, monster, bigfoot, creature, yeti, skiing, survival, murder, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, revenge, betrayal, native american, manhunt, native americans, old west, brutality, greed ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Storm of the Century (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 257 min.
Story: A very powerful blizzard hits the fictional small town of Little Tall Island off the coast of Maine. All access off the island is blocked, and no one is able to leave the island until the storm is over. While trying to deal with the storm, tragedy ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Plot: murder, island, storm, suicide, village, small town, supernatural, secret, sacrifice, snow, blizzard, winter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: maine, usa
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Saints and Soldiers (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five American soldiers fighting in Europe during World War II struggle to return to Allied territory after being separated from U.S. forces during the historic Malmedy Massacre.
Style: realistic, talky, rough, serious, touching ...
Plot: soldier, winter, war, behind enemy lines, allies, pow, german, heroic mission, bravery, nazi germany, redemption, battle zone ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944
Place: germany, europe, belgium, chicago illinois, berlin germany ...
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Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale ...
Style: dark humor, serious, twists and turns, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: soldier, cave, violence, survival, chase, murder, cannibalism, cannibal, cliff, fort, army, winter ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa
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Winter Light (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A Swedish pastor fails a loving woman, a suicidal fisherman and God.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: suicide, priest, winter, pastor, faith, small town, clergy, isolation, human nature, village, introspection, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
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Mousehunt (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the house of it's single, stubborn ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: inheritance, mouse, factory, disorder, exterminator, family, auction, house, chaos, trap, nothing goes right, family relations ...
Time: 90s
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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: atmospheric, bleak, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, winter, gunslinger, sheriff, greed, vengeance, lone wolves, sadness, capitalist, rocky mountains, hunger, childhood trauma ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: utah, italy
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Cold Pursuit (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Norway, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Nels Coxman's quiet life comes crashing down when his beloved son dies under mysterious circumstances. His search for the truth soon becomes a quest for revenge as he seeks coldblooded justice against a drug lord and his inner circle.
Plot: revenge, winter, drug dealer, snow
Place: colorado
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Plot: stranded, winter, psychological thriller, parent child relationship, hunter, wilderness, child in peril, accident, survival, shotgun, ex husband ex wife relationship, accidental killing ...
Place: canada
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Demons of War (1998)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detachment of the Polish IFOR forces in Bosnia is led by Major Keller, who is being investigated for insubordination during a patrol in Srebrenica. The investigation is to be led by two arriving officers - Lieutenant Czacki and Major Kusz who will ...
Plot: atrocity, murder, rape, winter, sniper, army, village, helicopter
Place: bosnia herzegovina
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Numb (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Husband and wife, Will and Dawn, are in financial crisis after learning the job Will was counting on to salvage their financial future has disappeared in the midst of a market collapse. They set out to drive home on the winter highway back to their ...
Plot: wilderness, winter, treasure, treasure map, gold, axe, hospital, survival, death of wife, cliff, flashlight, rope ...
Place: canada
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Legend (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in a timeless mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals, this fantastic story follows a mystical forest dweller, chosen by fate, to undertake a heroic quest. He must save the beautiful Princess Lily and defeat the ...
Style: gothic, stylized, serious, fairy tale, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: warrior, magic, devil, mythology, witch, good versus evil, fairy, snow, princess, beast, treasure chest, frozen ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
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Snow (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Bulgaria, Ukraine
Duration: 80 min.
Story: "Snow" is a film for the choice, betrayal and forgiveness between brothers and sons, narrated on the background of the harsh reality in an abandoned place.
Plot: winter, snow, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, father son relationship, brother brother relationship
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Crimson Winter (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Humans massacred their race, wrote them out of history, and pushed them into myth... Now in the midst of a Vampire civil war, an exiled Vampire prince has escaped into the mountains of the new America, building a hidden army for revenge against his ...
Style: dark
Plot: winter, forest, vampire, darkness, oracle, humanity, prophecy, tragedy, sword and sorcery
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Lone Wolf (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A struggling rock band and other college students cope with the trials and tribulations of their young lives and find themselves in the role of determining what exactly is behind the recent full-moon killings which have been attributed to wild dogs.
Plot: decapitation, winter, rock band, werewolf, high school, heavy metal, splatter, murder, gore, heart in hand, costume party, police ...
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I Am Not a Serial Killer (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Fifteen-year old John Cleaver is dangerous, and he knows it. He’s obsessed with serial killers, but really doesn’t want to become one. Terrible impulses constantly tempt him, so for his own sake, and the safety of those around, he lives by rigid ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, psychological, bleak, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, sociopath, teenager, adolescence, hunt down, teenage hero, research, psychological thriller, winter, embalming, thanksgiving ...
Place: minnesota, midwest
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Silver Fang 1 (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Silver Fang is the story of the incredible bear puppy Silver. The old man, Takeda Gohie, coach Silver. One day meetings Silver some wild dogs in the mountains, which recruits willing fighting dogs that will be in the showdown against the bear, ...
Plot: bear, winter, dog, orphan, surrealism, archer, leg injury, hunting rifle, hunter, fight, mountain, scar ...
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The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the dead of winter, Kat and Rose, two very different girls, find themselves spending winter break at their prestigious prep school. What they don't know is that Kat is being stalked by an evil entity, and their lives are about to change ...
Plot: boarding school, furnace, decapitation, possession, winter, exorcism, murder, loneliness, good samaritan, bloody face, dressing gown, grieving mother ...
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The Oxbow Cure (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The Oxbow Cure is a winter tale of Lena, a middle-aged woman who has recently been diagnosed with a life-altering disease. In an attempt to come to terms with her transforming body, she leaves her home in the city for a new life in remote northern ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: snow, winter, grief, forest, lake, spider, sauna, alone, ice, packing, surrealism, dog ...
Place: canada
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Treasure State (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In this family-friendly adventure, two teens must put their rivalry aside and join forces to stop notorious bandits and survive the brutal wilderness known as the Treasure State.
Plot: winter, chase, snow, treasure, family feud, plane crash
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