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, exciting, realistic, humorous and suspense films and TV shows about / with miner, mine, death, danger, mining, violence, brutality, survival, catastrophe and murder plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Thriller 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, contemplative, thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: plague, shepherd, epilepsy, supernatural, self discovery, danger, supernatural ability, society, life is a bitch, romance, miraculous event, destiny ...
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: post apocalypse, evil alien, survival, alien invasion, 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, machismo, miner, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: fighting the system, workplace, rebellion, injustice, working class, rebelliousness, society, love and romance, workplace situations, political unrest, family business, romance ...
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, realistic, rough, bleak ...
Plot: against the odds, price of justice, rebellion, fighting the system, racism, injustice, working class, human spirit, human nature, society, legal, life is a bitch ...
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, couples, realism, human nature, 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, tied up, u.s. cavalry, gold mine, white flag, interracial romance, gunshot, sheriff, punched in the face, half breed ...
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: africa, belgrade
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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, on the run, native, danger, one last chance, heist, criminal heroes, partners, crimes, desert, mine, manhunt ...
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, 1990s, 70s, 90s
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, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, fighting the system, coal mining, working undercover, leadership, society, injustice, 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, investigation, demonstration, mine, government, protest, murderer, shared shower, irony, disappearance, threat, worker ...
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, offbeat, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, miner, destiny, small town, village, small town life, village life, parents and children, countryside, shopkeeper, japanese new wave ...
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, romance, coal, holiday, prostitute, miner, fear of death, female stockinged legs, man hits a woman, pantyhose, prostitution, black bra ...
Place: amsterdam
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Metalstorm: The Destruction of Jared-Syn (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A seeker named Dogen rescues Dhyana after her father is murdered by the evil Jared-Syn. To avenge her father's death, Dogen must find Jared-Syn's hideout in the mysterious "Lost City", but the only person who knows where it is an ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: outer space, adventure, space travel, imaginary, danger, heroes, space and aliens, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, future dystopia, apocalypse ...
Time: 80s, future
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Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, mind bending, intense ...
Plot: puzzle, quest, riddles and clues, teamwork, characters killed one by one, survivor, group of strangers, death, clue, code, insecurity, fire ...
Place: chicago illinois
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The Cabin House (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A group of college friends rent a cabin in a remote part of town for a weekend getaway. A weekend getaway that quickly turns from a weekend of fun to a weekend of pure terror.
Style: scary, tense, disturbing, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: ghost town, slasher, stupid victim, evil, forest, stabbed in the face, revenge, teenage girl, person on fire, brutality, mutation, sibling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, united states
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The 33 (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Colombia, Spain, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Based on a true story about the collapse at the mine in San Jose, Chile that left 33 miners isolated underground for 69 days.
Style: suspense, serious, touching, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, survival, rescue, race against time, mining, hopes, danger, isolation, human spirit, president, stranded, ethnic conflict ...
Time: 21st century, year 2010, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: chile, latin america, south america, australia
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Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Croatia, France, Hungary
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, stylized, scenic ...
Plot: robin hood, archer, thief, heroes, bow and arrow, origin of hero, money, friendship, crossbow, hoodie, medieval, sheriff ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, arabia
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Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set on the subterranean Mine-World, a band of human worker are treated like slaves under the power of the evil overlord Zygon until one, Orin, unearths the hilt of a mythical sword that only he can master. Escaping the planet, he runs into the rogue ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, intergalactic, ghost, danger, superhero, imaginary, space and aliens, rivalry, adventure, rescue, androids and robots, escapades ...
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The Cry of the Black Wolves (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Halfwit Indian Akaena promises a fictitious treasure to anyone who takes her down south where the sun always shines. Trapper Bill Robinson, an honest fur trader in Alaska, refuses to sell his dog sled to dishonest miner Mike Williams, who steals it ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: daring rescue, danger, bounty hunter, on the run, heroes, manhunt, rivalry, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, mountain, survival ...
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Enemy Mine (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, West Germany, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A soldier from Earth crashlands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, evil alien, space wars, space and aliens, friendship, stranded, racism, survival, future dystopia, danger, survivor, space battle ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s
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Alien from L.A. (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her archaeologist father disappears on an expedition, Wanda sets out to look for him. What she finds is a secret underground world, where no one believes in life on the surface and where she and her father are taken for spies.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, subterranean, archaeologist, adventure, teenage life, missing person, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, escapades, imaginary, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: california, zimbabwe, usa, south africa, ireland
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Money Monster (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.
Style: suspense, entertaining, clever, intense, tense ...
Plot: hostage, bomb, police, stock market, capitalism, surveillance, corruption, paranoia, conspiracy, money, hostage situation, sniper ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, seoul, usa
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