Movies about the mountains

Movies about the mountains
List of the best movies about the mountains, selected by visitors to our site: The Himalayas, The Climbers, Infinity Chamber, The Right Kind of Wrong, Intrigo: Death of an Author, The Apparition, The Frankenstein Theory, Creep, Lillian, David and Goliath.

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

The Himalayas (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography
CountrySouth Korea
PlotOn real events, Survival, Adventure, Snow, Friendship
PlaceMountains, Everest
StyleFascinating, Tense

Based on true events, renowned mountaineer UM Hong-gil sets out on a mission to Everest to retrieve his late junior climber's body and faces the greatest challenge of his life.

The Climbers (2019)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, drama, biography
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Expeditions, Snow
StyleFascinating, Beautiful landscapes, Disturbing

May 1960. Mount Everest, the second step under the cliff. The four members of the China Everest Climbing Commando are attacking the most difficult and most difficult "second step". This is their fifth assault. The first four failures have cost them too much physical strength - ...finally, the wind and snow stop the gap.

Infinity Chamber (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, thriller
CharactersDogs, Robots, Terminally ill
PlotPrison Break, Artificial Intelligence, Weapon, Viruses, Computers
PlacePrison, Mountains, Deserts
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Touching

A man trapped in an automated prison must outsmart a computer in order to escape and try and find his way back to the outside world that may already be wiped out.

The Right Kind of Wrong (2013)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersBears, Writers, Cats
PlotSoccer, Wedding
PlaceNature, Mountains, Canada

A stubborn idealist spies a bride on her way to her wedding and immediately falls in love with her.

Intrigo: Death of an Author (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryGermany, Sweden, USA
PlotLove, Dancing, Ballet
PlaceSea, Village, Mountains

A young author comes into possession of a manuscript sent by critically acclaimed writer, Germund Rein, shortly before he commits suicide.

The Apparition (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
CountryFrance, Belgium, Jordan
CharactersWitch, Reporters
PlotInvestigation, Religious
PlaceAircraft, Mountains
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive, Disturbing

Jacques Mayano, a French journalist who has lived a traumatic experience, is recruited by the Vatican to be part of a task force that must investigate the veracity of a supernatural apparition allegedly happened in a small French village.

The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, fantastic
CharactersDogs, Mutant
PlotSupernatural, Snow, Missing people
PlaceMountains, Forest, USA
StyleAction, Serious, Disturbing

From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his outlandish ideas, Professor John Venkenheim leads a documentary film crew to the rim of the Arctic Circle in a desperate effort to vindicate his academic reputation. His theory: Mary Shelley's ghastly story, "Frankenstein," is, in fact, a work of non-fiction disguised as fantasy. In the vast, frozen wilderness, Venkenheim and his team search for the legendary monster, a creature mired in mystery and drenched in blood. What they find is an unspeakable truth more terrifying than any fiction...a nightmare from which there is no waking.

Creep (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersSerial killers, Wolves
PlotObsession, Pursuit, Cancer, Excavations, Cheating
PlaceMountains, Forest, Lake
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Atmospheric, Disturbing

Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets Josef, his cinematic subject for the day. Josef is sincere and the project seems heartfelt, so Aaron begins to film. But as the day goes on, it becomes clear that Josef is not who he says, and his intentions are not at all pure.

Lillian (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
PlaceSea, Mountains

Lillian, stranded as an emigrant in New York, wants to walk back to her native Russia. Determined, she sets out on the long journey. A road movie across the United States into the cold of Alaska. The chronicle of a slow disappearance.

David and Goliath (2015)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, adventure
CharactersKings, Giants, Heroes, Soldier, Warriors
PlotOn real events, Adventure, Mythology
PlaceMountains, Israel
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Serious

The big-budget, epic film on young King David who took on the mighty warrior Goliath against all odds.

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All Three of Us (2015)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
PlotOn real events, Wedding, Friendship, Birthday, Snow
PlacePrison, Mountains, France, Hospitals
StyleFascinating, Touching

An Iranian family survives the shah and the ayatollah and moves to France. This story follows the family through it all. Despite the politics, revolution, prison, beatings, assassinations and suicides this is a comedy.

Vision (2018)
Markimdb: 5.3
CountryJapan, France
CharactersDogs, Babies
PlaceTrains, Mountains, Forest, Japan

Centres on Jeanne, a journalist tracking a mysterious rare herb that appears only once every 997 years.

11.6 (2013)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Motorcycles, Money, Jealousy
PlacePrison, Mountains, France, Night Clubs
StyleAction, By books, Serious, Disturbing

In November 2009, French security van driver Toni Musulin makes off with nearly 12 million euros, then turns himself over to the authorities a week later.

The Little Witch (2018)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CountryGermany, Luxembourg
CharactersWitch, Teens, Wizards
PlotMagic, Birthday, Gifts
PlaceMountains, Party, Germany
StyleExciting, Kind, Light, By books, Fascinating

The little witch is only 127 years old – too young for the annual coven of witches. Although she is not yet old enough to be a real witch she wants to become a really good one. This decision causes trouble inside her magic world.

The Dyatlov Pass Incident (2013)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryRussia, USA
PlotSurvival, Time travel, Supernatural, Teleportation, Snow
PlaceRussia, Mountains, Restricted areas
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.

Alien Abduction (2014)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CharactersDogs, Aliens
PlotSurvival, UFO, Abduction, Cars, Death
PlaceMountains, USA
StyleAction, Light, Serious, Disturbing

A vacationing family encounters an alien threat in this pulse-pounding thriller based on the real-life Brown Mountain Lights phenomenon in North Carolina.

War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CharactersHorses, Snipers, Special Forces, Thieves, Monkeys
PlotWar, Survival, Travel, Prison Break, Revenge
PlaceVillage, Jungle, Caves, Mountains
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense, Epic

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.

Don't Blink (2014)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, detective
CharactersSkiers, Tourists
PlotTravel, Supernatural, Missing people
PlaceMountains, Lake, Abandoned houses
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Ten people arrive at a secluded mountain resort to find it completely deserted. With no gas for the return trip, the visitors are forced to stay and investigate the mystery surrounding the abandoned lodge.

Being 17 (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersDogs, Gay, Teachers, Friends
PlotLove, Basketball, Obsession, Friendship, Death
PlaceSchool, Mountains
TimeNew Year, Winter
StyleTo cry

Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the farming community up in the mountains, nut learns to fight back. The boys find themselves living together when Marianne invites Thomas to come and stay with them while his mother is ill in hospital. Damien must learn to live with the boy who terrorised him.

The Dancer (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, music, biography, history
CountryFrance, Belgium, Czech Republic
CharactersDogs, Horses, Lesbians, Actors, Artists
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Money, Weapon
PlaceSea, Mountains, Paris, France, New York
Time19th century

Nothing in her background destined Loïe Fuller from the American Midwest to become a Belle Epoque icon, even less a dancer at the Paris Opera. Even at the risk of destroying her back and burning her eyes with the stage lights, she will never falter in the quest to perfect her dance. But her encounter with Isadora Duncan, a prodigious young dancer hungry for fame and glory, will precipitate the fall of this icon at the beginning of the twentieth century.