Movies about gold miners

Movies about gold miners
List of the best movies about gold miners selected by visitors to our site: Territory, In Like Flynn, In Gold We Trust, The Sisters Brothers, Gold, Gold, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, The Flame, The Hero, The Mine.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Territory (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama, adventure
CountryRussia
Duration02:37
CharactersGold miners
PlaceUSSR, Siberia
StyleAction

It happened in the sixties, during the political thaw in the Soviet Union... but our story unfolds in the coldest terrain of the country. It was an unexplored and unbeaten terrain of boundless ice-field and forbidding rocks. This was the proper place for real men and real romantics. Our story is about the geologists prospecting gold in the Extreme North.

In Like Flynn (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, adventure
CountryAustralia, Canada
CharactersCriminals, Gold miners
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Friendship
PlaceAustralia

A mostly true account of future Hollywood star Errol Flynn's sea adventures in the early thirties, sailing from Australia to Papua in search of gold, along with his best friend Rex, a former Canadian smuggler; Dook, a handy English gentleman; and Charlie, a grumpy old sailor.

In Gold We Trust (2010)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genredrama, adventure, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:40
CharactersHeroes, Gold miners
PlotSurvival, Robbery, Adventure
PlaceJungle
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Serious, For men

A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.

The Sisters Brothers (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, western, crime
CountryFrance, Spain, Romania, Belgium, USA
Duration01:56
CharactersHorses, Hired assassins, Thieves, Spiders, Alcoholics
PlotCheating, Funeral
PlaceWild West, Hotels, USA
Time19th century
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.

Gold (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersGangsters, Tigers, FBI, Businessmen, Gold miners
PlotOn real events, Money, Investigation, Justice
PlaceJungle, Indonesia, Wall Street
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Philosophical, Tense, Intellectual

Kenny Wells, a modern-day prospector, hustler, and dreamer, is desperate for a lucky break. Left with few options, Wells teams up with an equally luckless geologist to execute a grandiose, last-ditch effort: to find gold deep in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

Gold (2013)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, adventure, western
CountryGermany, Canada
Duration01:41
CharactersGold miners
PlotAdventure
PlaceWild West, Deserts, Canada
Time19th century
StyleAtmospheric, Gloomy, Serious, Disturbing

Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, flamboyant businessman Wilhelm Laser, they are hoping to find their fortune in the recently discovered goldfields of Dawson, but they have no idea of the stresses and dangers which lie ahead on their 2,500 kilometre journey. Before long uncertainty, cold weather and exhaustion begin to take their toll and conflicts escalate. The journey leads these men and women deeper and deeper into a menacing wilderness. (Berlinale.de)

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, western, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersDogs, Horses, Cowboys, Indians, Angels
PlotDancing, Bank robbery, Gambling, Money, Weapon
PlaceWild West, USA, Small cities
StyleLight, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy, Not for everyone

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

The Flame (2015)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, drama, short
CountryRussia
Duration00:34

How far will one go to preserve the world they are accustomed to… Olya is unshakable to the blows of fate, she always strikes first instead of being hit. Everyone who is not with her is against her. However one day the moment comes when she has to reconsider her view of life…

The Hero (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersLesbians, Cowboys, Heroes, Photographers, Terminally ill
PlotMoney, Friendship, Loneliness, Weapon, Cancer
PlaceBeach, USA
StyleRomantic, Psychological problems, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a sardonic comic has him looking to the future.

The Mine (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama
CountryFinland
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotOn real events, Investigation, Political, Technology
PlaceNature
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Touching, Disturbing

A young and ambitious civil servant Jussi finds himself being in charge of the environmental permit of a huge nickel and uranium mine in Northern Finland. The Talvivaara mine, led by a charismatic globe trotting visioner Pekka Perä is introducing an entirely new method of collecting minerals whilst creating jobs in one of the poorest areas in Scandinavia. Jussi slowly discovers that he has been led astray by several people and that the new method has serious downsides he did not forsee. The mine is causing environmental hazards that are being hushed down. A new application for another permit is brough to his table by the same mine. Along with the application comes an interesting job offer and a chance of a new beginning. Jussi has to decide whether he will play along and if so, with whom.

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The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, drama, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersHorses, Indians, Cowboys, Police, Sheriffs
PlotRevenge, Poker, Money, Investigation, Friendship
PlaceWild West, Deserts, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Aging sidekick Lefty Brown has ridden with Eddie Johnson his entire life. But when a rustler kills Eddie, Lefty is forced from his partner’s shadow and must confront the ugly realities of frontier justice.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, adventure, family
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Belgium, Canada
Duration02:44
CharactersWitch, Teens, Monsters, Childrens, Immortals
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Travel, Magic, Fate
PlaceIslands, Fantastic worlds, England, Orphan home, Boarding school
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Gothic, Serious, Beautiful landscapes

A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.

From What Is Before (2014)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama
CountryPhilippines
Duration05:38
CharactersPriests
PlotDeath, Weapon, Mystery
PlaceVillage
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Depressive, Serious

The Philippines, 1972. Mysterious things are happening in a remote barrio. Wails are heard from the forest, cows are hacked to death, a man is found bleeding to death at the crossroad and houses are burned. Ferdinand E. Marcos announces Proclamation No. 1081 putting the entire country under Martial Law.

The Kid (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, western, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens, Childrens, Cowboys, Blonde girls, Criminals
PlotOn real events, Skirmishes
PlaceWild West, USA
Time19th century
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths with the infamous outlaw Billy the Kid and his gang, who are ruthlessly pursued by a posse led by Sheriff Pat Garret.

Hotel Artemis (2018)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:35
CharactersRobots, Gangsters, Spy, Strong women, Thieves
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Bank robbery, Fight, Chase
PlaceHotels
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Los Angeles, June 21st, 2028. While the streets are being torn apart by riots, the Nurse, who runs a clandestine hospital for criminals in the penthouse of the Artemis, a closed old hotel, has a rough night dealing with troublemaker clients: thieves, assassins, someone from the past and the one who owns the place and the whole city.

The Real Tale (2011)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CountryRussia
Duration01:42

The funny adventures of a characters of Russian folk fairy tales in the contemporary world.

The Suspect (2013)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:17
CharactersSpy, Hired assassins, Heroes, Scientists
PlotDeath, Pursuit, False accusations
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds out that his colleague was behind the killing and defects to the South in search of his nemesis. He looks for him during the day, and works as a temp driver at night and as a personal driver for Chairman PARK. One night the chairman is attacked and killed by an assassin, but not before handing over a pair of glasses to Dong-chul. He is now on the run again, accused of the chairman’s murder by the intelligence service, while trying to uncover the secret contained inside the glasses. Little did he know that depending on who ultimately gains control of the secret, it could either become a national threat or treasure.

Hickok (2017)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrewestern
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersCowboys, Blonde girls, Heroes, Criminals
PlotSkirmishes, Weapon
PlaceWild West, Trains
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Serious

Legendary Lawman and Gunslinger Wild Bill Hickok, is tasked with taming the wildest cow-town in the West, while delivering his own brand of frontier Justice and infamous gunfighter's reputation as the fastest draw in the West is put to the test

Pain Threshold (2019)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrethriller, drama, adventure
CountryRussia
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Friendship
PlaceMountains, Moscow
StyleAction, Disturbing

Four young Muscovites - two boys and two girls - travel to the Altai for a rafting trip on a mountain river. Cut off from civilization, face to face with nature at its wildest our heroes are not able to relax but instead are forced to fight for survival. They ask the help of a group of apparent 'sportsmen-boaters' whom they encounter on the river. These agree, but then our heroes realize that they have been taken hostage by criminals.

Отличница (2017)
Mark
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryRussia
CharactersGangsters
PlotLove, Investigation
PlaceUSSR

April 1958. Maria Krapivina, a graduate of the law faculty of Leningrad University, Department of criminal procedure and criminalistics, is assigned to the UGRO of the Central district police Department. Just a girl, an excellent student, the daughter of intelligent parents falls into a team consisting of rough and experienced operatives who have passed the war. On the first day, Masha wants to quit. But she gets her hands on information about a traitor in the Department associated with a large and audacious gang. Masha decides that it is her duty to stay and uncover the "mole". And also to prove that it is worth something. Everyone falls under suspicion, including the head of the Opera Department of the Swedes ,the "uncouth lout", with whom Masha unexpectedly falls in love, and every day more and more..




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