Miner movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant miner movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, humorous and stylized films and TV shows about / with miner, mine, death, mining, violence, danger, drunkenness, drinking, storytelling and society plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Horror genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
miner movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as miner: My Bloody Valentine (2009), Blind Shaft (2003), My Bloody Valentine (1981), The Colour of Water (2006), Battlefield Earth (2000), Beneath (2013), Sub terra (2003), Harlan County War (2000), This Sporting Life (1963), Apache Rifles (1964).

List of miner movies

My Bloody Valentine (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years ago, a tragedy changed the town of Harmony forever. Tom Hanniger, an inexperienced coal miner, caused an accident in the tunnels that trapped and killed five men and sent the only survivor, Harry Warden, into a permanent coma. But Harry ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, miner, serial killer, mine, survival, psychopath, small town, characters killed one by one, death, gory, haunted by the past, old love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Blind Shaft (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: China, Germany, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Chinese miners, who make money by killing fellow miners and then extorting money from the mine owner to keep quiet about the "accident", happen upon their latest victim. But one of them begins to have second thoughts.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: miner, murder, crimes, investigation, deadly, hidden identity, dishonesty, teenage life, rich and poor, cons and scams, prostitute, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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My Bloody Valentine (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine's Day while some of the crew was decorating for a party. The sole survivor of the accident killed the remaining crewmembers and warned ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, killing spree, masked killer, miner, valentine's day, danger, youth, brutality, revenge, violence, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1960, year 1980
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The Colour of Water (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the frozen steppes of Mongolia, a young nomad confronted with his destiny after animals fall victim to a plague which threatens to eradicate nomadism.
Style: atmospheric, thought provoking, serious, contemplative, realistic
Plot: plague, shepherd, epilepsy, self discovery, supernatural, society, life is a bitch, destiny, miraculous event, supernatural ability, danger, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mongolia, asia
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Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, post apocalypse, alien invasion, survival, danger, mining, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: denver colorado, washington d.c.
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Beneath (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A crew of coal miners becomes trapped 600 feet below ground after a disastrous collapse. As the air grows more toxic and time runs out, they slowly descend into madness and begin to turn on one another. Inspired by true events.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, ambiguous ending
Plot: mine, survival, supernatural, confined, trapped, isolation, race against time, danger, deadly, father daughter relationship, machismo, miner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Sub terra (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 1897, in Lota, Chile, in the face of long days, low pay, debts to the company store, unsafe and deadly working conditions, and widespread child labor, men try to establish a miners' association at one of the largest coal mines in the world. ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, captivating, epic ...
Plot: injustice, fighting the system, workplace, rebellion, working class, rebelliousness, family business, human nature, racism, love affair, life is a bitch, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: chile
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Harlan County War (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung disease, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: rebellion, fighting the system, price of justice, against the odds, legal, life is a bitch, ambition, society, injustice, human spirit, working class, racism ...
Time: 70s
Place: kentucky, usa, new york, appalachia
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This Sporting Life (1963)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: widow, human nature, couples, realism, sport, rise to the top, ambition, rugby, introspection, miner, love and romance, wedding ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england
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Apache Rifles (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer is assigned the job of bringing in a band of Apaches who have been terrorizing the countryside.
Plot: apache, miner, gold, apache tribe, tied up, u.s. cavalry, gold mine, white flag, interracial romance, gunshot, sheriff, punched in the face ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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On the Road to Katanga (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Obsessed by the dreams of a comfortable life, son of a coal miner comes back to his native country with plans to sell his father's house in order to travel to the African diamond mine in Katanga. Re-visiting of his hometown brings back his ...
Plot: miner, mine, police, friend, working class, nurse, smuggling, best friend, drifter, worker, singer, death of friend ...
Place: belgrade, africa
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Tonight for Sure (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: On the Las Vegas strip, two unlikely men rendezvous: Samuel Hill, an ill-kempt desert miner, and Benjamin Jabowski, a John Birch Society dandy from the city. Intent on some sort of mayhem, they enter the Herald Club before the burlesque show starts, ...
Style: sexploitation film, sex comedy
Plot: nightclub, miner, burlesque, desert, drunkenness, protest, exploitation, hypocrisy, sheriff, hollywood, sexploitation, hallucination ...
Place: las vegas
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Opal Dream (2006)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pobby & Dingan are invisible. They live in an opal town in Australia and are friends with Kellyanne, the 9 year-old daughter of an opal miner. The film tells the story of the bizarre and inexplicable disappearance of Pobby & Dingan, ...
Style: touching, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary friend, friendship, family relations, terminal illness, imaginary character, siblings relations, culture clash, self discovery, hopes, small town, mischievous children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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Blackthorn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Spain, France, Bolivia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorne) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, native, on the run, danger, one last chance, heist, partners, criminal heroes, crimes, desert, mine, male friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: bolivia, latin america, south america
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Tremors 4: The Legend Begins (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This prequel of the bone-chilling Tremors begins in the town of Rejection, Nev., in 1889, where 17 men die under mysterious circumstances. Spooked by recent events, the miners who populate the town leave in droves until there's nothing left but ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, human versus monster, desert, miner, survival, rivalry, deadly creature, rescue, deadly, escapades, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 1880s, future
Place: usa, nevada
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North Country (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.
Style: disturbing, rough, emotional, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexual harassment, courtroom drama, feminism, rape, lawsuit, against the odds, small town, fighting the system, sexism, labor union, family relations, financial problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 90s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, usa
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The Molly Maguires (1970)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company with sabotage and murder. A detective, also an Irish emigrant, is hired to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, fighting the system, coal mining, working undercover, injustice, leadership, society, legal, social decay, crimes, rebel, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Too Late (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An inexperienced prosecutor becomes involved with a local woman while investigating a miner's death.
Plot: miner, pubic hair, taking a shower, barefoot male, clothed male naked male, male objectification, male nudity, group shower, shower, long haired male, shared shower, investigation ...
Place: romania
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Pitfall (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man wanders into a seemingly deserted town with his young son in search of work. But after a bit of bad luck, he joins the town's population of lost souls.
Style: surreal, serious, offbeat, rough, bleak ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, miner, destiny, small town, village, small town life, village life, parents and children, japanese new wave, labor union, mining town ...
Place: japan
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Girl in the Window (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A romantic drama partially set in Amsterdam, this standard tale starts out in a mining area in Holland where conditions are about as rough as they get. Two of the miners, Italians Federico and Vincenzo take off together for the city's red-light ...
Plot: love, miner, prostitute, holiday, coal, romance, gay bar, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, prostitution, black bra, black pantyhose ...
Place: amsterdam
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The New Mutants (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of the New Mutants, a team of mutant heroes comprised of the first graduates from Charles Xavier's school.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, superhero team, superhero, captivity, fight, marvel entertainment, dark past, escape, good versus evil, superheroine, heroic mission, friendship ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
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Fatal Conflict (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a lawless futuristic society, a rebel must prevent a tandem of renegades from destroying Los Angeles. An ex-star pilot is forced to stop a mad criminal and his gang after they've hi-jacked a huge space freighter with the intent of crashing ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, race against time, heroic mission, survival, psychopath, heroes, vengeance, danger, deadly, escapades, crimes, confined ...
Time: future, 90s, 2020s
Place: los angeles
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The Snow Queen 2: Refreeze (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the trolls' victory over the Snow Queen, Orm claims that he is destined to marry the princess and inherit great power.
Style: fairy tale, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, computer animation, heroic mission, heroes, family, imaginary, supernatural, save the day, destiny, adventure, adventurer, escapades ...
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The Prince of Pennsylvania (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: There's nothing wrong with the Marshetta family that a little felony can't cure. Rupert doesn't want to follow in his father's blue-collar footsteps, so he and his quirky friend kidnap his father for ransom, only nobody wants him ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous, touching
Plot: kidnapping, dysfunctional family, missing person, family relations, mine, friends, teenage life, family life, cons and scams, family in crisis, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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White Fire (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey, France, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Bo was a child, a mysterious stranger sadistically murdered his parents. Only Bo and his sister, Ingrid survived the bloodshed. Now, twenty years later... Bo and his sister are grown up. They are now employees at a diamond mineshaft located in ...
Plot: beach, voyeurism, drinking, dog, telephone call, death of father, telephone, on the run, pubic hair, swimming pool, escape attempt, motorboat ...
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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The Trail to Hope Rose (2004)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and marina Black star together with Lee majors and Ernest Borgnine in a western drama. Lou plays an ex convict who tries to make a living as a mine worker, closely watched by Marshal Luther Toll. The convict knows he is just one ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heroes, adventure, injustice, righting the wronged, crimes, love triangle, fall in love, tough heroes, farm, interracial relations, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, yuma arizona, arizona
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Castle in the Sky (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: steampunk, pirate, mine, friendship, magic, imaginary kingdom, megalomaniac, princess, family secret, chess, on the run, crystal ...
Place: wales, japan, tokyo
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Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based somewhat more authentically on the Grimm Brothers' story of a young woman who is unliked by her stepmother, the film includes the talking mirror, a poisoned apple, and some ruffian gold (not diamond) miners (and they aren't dwarfs or ...
Style: gothic, dark, fairy tale, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, fantasy world, good versus evil, rescue, palaces castles and temples, magic, danger, betrayal, pregnancy, woman in danger, murder, apple ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century, 19th century
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Death as a Slice of Bread (1994)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The violence and high drama of this film is taken directly from recent Polish history. On December 13, 1981 national security forces swoop down on unsuspecting workers of the Wujek mine and arrest a Solidarity leader. Pushed to the limits, the ...
Plot: massacre, militia, communism, army, protest, miner, tank, coal mine, solidarity, riot, martial law
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Schultze Gets the Blues (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Schultze is an accordion player and newly without work. When the local music club celebrates its 50th anniversary, his taste of music changes unexpectedly.
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, melancholic, road movie ...
Plot: friendship, blues, small town, retirement, music, musician's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, small town life, fall in love, terminal illness, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, germany, europe, usa, southern usa ...
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