Scenic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant scenic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scenic, serious, interesting, stylized, breathtaking and intense films and TV shows about / with storytelling, beautiful scenery, mentor, dialogue, destiny, death, catastrophe, adventure, culture clash and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, New Zealand and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as scenic: Descendants of the Sun (2016), Everest (2015), Your Name (2016), The Secret World of Arrietty (2010), Life of Pi (2012), Avatar (2009), The Lord of the Rings (1978), Legends of the Fall (1994), A Walk in the Woods (2015), Eat Pray Love (2010).

List of scenic movies

Descendants of the Sun (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A drama about the love of people who get closer as they learn to be considerate of each other in desperate times and sacrifices made by people who throw themselves into natural disasters.
Style: romantic, scenic, humorous, light, multicultural
Plot: military officer, friendship, playing footsie, group of criminals, culture clash, romance, doctors, leg, legs, woman
Place: korea
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 7.1
 183K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, scenic, based on true events, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, mountain climbing, death, stranded, forces of nature, against the odds, adventure, climbing, adventurer, beautiful scenery, tragedy, death of protagonist ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, nepal, texas
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 8.4
 143K
Your Name (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre occurrence continues to happen randomly, and the two must ...
Style: romantic, touching, captivating, scenic, emotional ...
Plot: school, body swapping, time travel, memory loss, destiny, death, race against time, romance, supernatural, schoolgirl, evacuation, friendship ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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The Secret World of Arrietty (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 14-year-old Arrietty and the rest of the Clock family live in peaceful anonymity as they make their own home from items "borrowed" from the house's human inhabitants. However, life changes for the Clocks when a human boy discovers ...
Style: touching, scenic, emotional, atmospheric, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: friendship, mysterious character, magical, miniature person, family, adventure, childhood, maid, daring rescue, parents and children, secret, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.9
 543K
Life of Pi (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Taiwan, UK, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of an Indian boy named Pi, a zookeeper's son who finds himself in the company of a hyena, zebra, orangutan, and a Bengal tiger after a shipwreck sets them adrift in the Pacific Ocean.
Style: dramatic, melancholic, philosophical, motivational, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, hopes, ocean or sea, adventure, teenage boy, human nature, beautiful scenery, isolation, tiger, ship, storytelling, ocean ...
Place: india, mexico, toronto ontario canada, paris france, pacific ocean ...
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 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, serious, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, space travel, mysterious planet, scientist, warrior, fantasy world, space and aliens, adventure, interracial romance, interracial relations, benign alien ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: good versus evil, obsessive quest, adventure, wizards and magicians, imaginary, heroes, mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, save the world, dark fantasy, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: captivating, epic, exciting, scenic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, adventurer, dragon, courage, journey, adventure, warrior, fantasy world, imaginary, treasure hunt, magical ...
Time: 2010s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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Legends of the Fall (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An epic tale of three brothers and their father living in the remote wilderness of 1900s USA and how their lives are affected by nature, history, war, and love.
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, romance, friendship, sibling relationship, conflict, lovers, twists & turns, father son relationship, father son estrangement, death, sibling rivalry, world war one ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, 1930s, edwardian era ...
Place: usa, montana
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A Walk in the Woods (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.
Style: humorous, light, scenic, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: hiking, friendship, in the woods, escapades, adventure, elderly, aging, wilderness, friends, camping, midlife crisis, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: usa, california
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 5.8
 79K
Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: sentimental, inspirational, touching, road movie, scenic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: self discovery, starting over, fall in love, introspection, love affair, hopes, tourist, female protagonist, love, travel, divorce, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, india, italy, rome italy
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 6.6
 115K
Australia (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving ...
Style: epic, stylized, captivating, scenic, colourful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: unlikely couple, social differences, inheritance, opposites attract, fall in love, wilderness, prejudice, adventure, journey, greed, romance, cattle drive ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 1940s, year 1942 ...
Place: australia, england, pearl harbor, japan, shanghai china ...
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, motivational, realistic, scenic, inspirational ...
Plot: self discovery, obsessive quest, life changing experience, loneliness, adventurer, adventure, lifestyle change, escape from reality, journal, disorder, pilot, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: iceland, himalaya, usa, greenland
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 6.6
 31K
The Choice (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
Style: emotional, touching, romantic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: love, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, true love, destiny, moral dilemma, friendship, happy ending, death, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1946, year 1989
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina
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A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.
Style: romantic, captivating, stylized, scenic
Plot: witch, vampire, vampire human love, love and romance, impossible love, danger, supernatural, culture clash, female protagonist, magic, book, adaptation ...
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the world, fantasy world, friendship, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, warrior, magical, wizards, pride and honor, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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 8.3
 901K
Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, rough, exciting, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freedom, war, warrior, tragic hero, courage, battles, love story, heroes, folk hero, leadership, torture, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: scotland, england, scottish highlands, europe, edinburgh scotland
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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
Style: mind bending, futuristic, atmospheric, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space station, outer space, evolution, astronaut, moon, spacewalk, scientist, super computer, adventure, space mission ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, prehistory, year 2001 ...
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 7.2
 371K
King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: dinosaur, monster, expedition, jungle, rescue, human animal relationship, gorilla, island, beast, adventure, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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 7.7
 698K
300 (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: USA, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on Frank Miller's graphic novel, "300" is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta led his army against the advancing Persians; the battle is said to have inspired all of Greece to band ...
Style: epic, exciting, harsh, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, gory, battles, legends and myths, courage, ancient, historical character, master warrior, heroic mission, human spirit, war, army ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, epic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, journey, friendship, fantasy world, imaginary, warrior, sword and sorcery, save the world, creature, mythology ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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 8.1
 576K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: suspense, emotional, futuristic, scenic, harsh ...
Plot: death of protagonist, superhero, chase, survival, older man younger man relationship, road trip, mutant, apocalypse, evil corporation, little girl, father daughter relationship, fight scenes ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, north dakota, mexico
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 7.7
 109K
Ponyo (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The son of a sailor, 5-year old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo. But she is no ordinary ...
Style: touching, sweet, semi serious, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: fish, transformation, mermaid, magical, friendship, princess, adventure, ocean or sea, imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, magic, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, seaport, asia, tokyo
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The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, New Zealand, USA, India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Style: melancholic, touching, scenic, heartbreaking, compassionate ...
Plot: love, isolation, miscarriage, moral dilemma, island, mother love, husband wife relationship, wanting to have children, adoption, kidnapping, redemption, motherhood ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, year 1918
Place: australia
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5 Centimeters Per Second (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Takaki and Akari are two classmates in elementary school. During their time together they have become close friends. Their relationship is tested when Akari moves to another city because of her parents' jobs. Both of them struggle to keep their ...
Style: touching, scenic, sad, romantic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: teenage love, train, love and romance, young lovers, lovers apart, hopes, friendship, letter, life philosophy, surf, dreaming, romance ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 8.0
 544K
Casino Royale (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Czech Republic, USA, Germany, Bahamas
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond – on his maiden ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, casino, chase, double agent, british secret service, 007, spy, heroic mission, escapades, poker, torture, james bond ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, bahamas, uganda ...
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 8.0
 634K
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, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, lone hero, snow, old west, native american, revenge, betrayal, native americans, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This South Korean film takes place on an isolated lake, where an old monk lives in a small floating temple. The monk has a young boy living with him, learning to become a monk. We watch as seasons and years pass by.
Style: philosophical, meditative, atmospheric, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: redemption, teachers and students, guilt, isolation, buddhist monk, buddhism, mentor, human nature, meditation, life changing experience, philosophy, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: tense, exciting, epic, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, old west, lone wolves, gold, cons and scams, good versus evil, greed, gunfight, army, outlaw, cowboy, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona ...
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, fairy tale, epic, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, good versus evil, self sacrifice, magical, fantasy world, throne, parallel world, young heroes, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: dungeon, england, london
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