Snow movies

List of the best snow movies selected by visitors to our site: The Himalayas, Gabriel and the Mountain, The Man Who Laughs, Metalhead, Bad Santa 2, The Better Angels, All Three of Us, Donner Pass, Whitewash, Thelma.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Himalayas (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, biography
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersClimbers
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.

Gabriel and the Mountain (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama
CountryBrazil, France
CharactersRabbits, Lions, Girlfriends, Elephants
PlotOn real events, Soccer, Death, Snow
PlaceSchool, Mountains, Africa, Beach
StyleAction, To cry, Soulful, Tense, Touching

Before entering a prestigious American university, Gabriel Buchmann decides to travel the world for one year. After ten months on the road with his backpack full of dreams, immersed at the heart of various countries, he arrives in Kenya determined to discover the African continent. Until he reaches the top of Mount Mulanje, Malawi, his final destination.

The Man Who Laughs (2012)
Markimdb: 6
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Czech Republic
Duration01:35
CharactersWolves, Orphans
PlotLove, Snow
StyleRomantic, By books, Touching, Serious

During a winter storm, Ursus offers shelter to two orphans, Gwynplaine and Déa; some years later, they are still living together. Gwynplaine has become a famous star, but his success threatens his relationships with Déa and Ursus.

Metalhead (2013)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama
CountryIceland
Duration01:37
CharactersTeens, Musicians, Brothers, Sisters, Fish
PlotRelationship, Death, Depression, Snow, Uprising
TimeWinter
StyleSerious

A young girl in 1990s Iceland is caught between the life that took her brother and her own inability to strike out on her own. In her grief, she finds solace in metal and dreams of making her own music.

Bad Santa 2 (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:14
CharactersThieves, Santa Claus, Mothers, Singers
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Money, Friendship, Weapon
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Black humor, For men

Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie Soke teams up with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Along for the ride is chubby and cheery Thurman Merman, a 250-pound ray of sunshine who brings out Willie's sliver of humanity. Issues arise when the pair are joined by Willie's horror story of a mother, who raises the bar for the gang's ambitions, while somehow lowering the standards of criminal behavior.

The Better Angels (2014)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersDogs, Horses, Indians, Teachers, Raccoons
PlotOn real events, Racing, Dancing, Fight, Loneliness
PlaceSchool, USA
Time19th century
StyleFascinating, Serious

At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Abe is a thoughtful and quiet boy who spends his days at the side of his beloved mother while learning to work the land from his stern father. When illness takes his mother, Abe's new guardian angel comes in the form of his new stepmother, who sees the potential in the boy and pushes for his further education.

All Three of Us (2015)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance
CharactersNurses
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.

Donner Pass (2012)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersTeens, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Snow, Curses
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

Donner Pass has a well-known and macabre history - the place where George Donner and his party got stuck in the winter of 1846 and were forced to resort to cannibalism to keep from starving. But what if it wasn't just history?

Whitewash (2013)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada
Duration01:30
PlotSnow
PlaceForest, Canada
TimeWinter
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fancy, Serious

In the harsh, wintry woods of rural Quebec, Bruce (Thomas Haden Church), a down-on-his-luck snowplow operator, accidentally kills a man during a drunken night joyride. Stricken with panic, he hides the body and takes to the deep wilderness in hopes of outrunning both the authorities and his own conscience. But as both begin to close in, Bruce falls apart mentally and morally and mysteries unravel to reveal who he was before the accident, the truth behind his victim, and the circumstances that brought them together in a single moment.

Thelma (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryNorway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration02:16
CharactersLesbians, Snake, Family, Students, Fathers
PlotRelationship, Loneliness, Religious, Telekinesis, Snow
PlaceNorway, Lake
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.

I Am Not a Serial Killer (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:46
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Serial killers, Pupils, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceUSA, Small cities
TimeNew Year, Halloween, Winter
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Tense, Makes me think

Fifteen-year old John Cleaver is dangerous, and he knows it. He’s obsessed with serial killers, but really doesn’t want to become one. Terrible impulses constantly tempt him, so for his own sake, and the safety of those around, he lives by rigid rules to keep himself “good” and “normal”. However, when a real monster shows up in his town he has to let his dark side out in order to stop it – but without his rules to keep him in check, he might be more dangerous than the monster he’s trying to kill.

Ayka (2019)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama
CountryRussia, Germany, Poland, China, Kazakhstan
Duration01:49
CharactersDogs, Puppies, Cats, Poor, Chickens
PlotSurvival, Snow, Debts
PlaceRussia, Metro, Moscow
StyleHeavy, Sad ones

A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.

EVA (2011)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:31
CharactersRobots, Programmers, Inventors, Androids
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Snow
TimeFuture
StyleTwisted plot, Fascinating, Smart, Fancy, Serious

Set in 2041, humans of planet Earth now live side-by-side with androids. A well-known cybernetic engineer, Alex Garel, is tasked with an assignment to create a robot in the form of a human child. He returns home to begin his work and finds that his childhood love Lana has married his brother David. Their daughter Eva seems to possess a superior intelligence and powerful charisma that immediately captivates Alex. Looking for inspiration, Alex asks Eva to be the muse of the new robot, which challenges everything Alex ever thought he knew about robots and humans alike.

Mr. Jones (2020)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, biography
CountryPoland, United Kingdom, Ukraine
CharactersHorses, Wolves, Cannibals, Stalin, Journalists
PlotOn real events, Dancing, Fight, Money, Investigation
PlacePrison, Forest, USSR, Party, Ukraine
TimeWinter

In March 1933, Welsh journalist Gareth Jones travel to Ukraine, where he experiences at first hand the horrors of a famine. Everywhere he goes he meets henchmen of the Soviet secret service who are determined to prevent news about the catastrophe from getting out. Stalin’s forced collectivisation of agriculture has resulted in misery and ruin; the policy is tantamount to mass murder. Supported by Ada Brooks, a New York Times reporter, Jones succeeds in spreading the shocking news.

Tell Me How I Die (2016)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersSerial killers, Blonde girls, Doctors, Scientists, Bartenders
PlotTime travel, Virtual Reality, Death, Billiards, Snow
PlaceLaboratory
TimeHalloween, Winter
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

When a group of college students take part in a clinical drug trial, an unexpected side effect of the experimental medicine gives them terrifying visions of their own deaths...which begin to come true. As they scramble to escape their fate, they discover that the killer is among them and shares their ability to see the future - only he seems to be one step ahead of their efforts to survive.

Being 17 (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:55
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 Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration01:27
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.

Molly's Game (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada, China
Duration02:08
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Scammers, FBI, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Gambling, Chess, Poker, Money
PlaceCourt, Casino, New York

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

Donbass (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountryGermany, Ukraine, France, Netherlands, Romania, Poland
CharactersMilitary, Journalists
PlotWar, Wedding, Snow
PlaceTrains, Hospitals, Ukraine
StyleBlack humor, Disturbing

In the Donbas, a region of Eastern Ukraine, a hybrid war takes place, involving an open armed conflict alongside killings and robberies on a mass scale perpetrated by separatist gangs. In the Donbass, war is called peace, propaganda is uttered as truth and hatred is declared to be love. A journey through the Donbas unfolds as a chain of curious adventures, where the grotesque and drama are as intertwined as life and death. This is not a tale of one region, one country or one political system. It is about a world, lost in post-truth and fake identities. It is about each and every one of us.

The Wild Pear Tree (2018)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama
CountryTurkey, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Sweden, Qatar
Duration02:05
CharactersDogs, Teachers, Family, Writers, Ants
PlotMoney, Snow, Meaning of life, Fate, Debts
PlaceNature, Turkey
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating

Sinan is passionate about literature and has always wanted to be a writer. Returning to the village where he was born, he pours his heart and soul into scraping together the money he needs to be published, but his father’s debts catch up with him.




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