Tags: movies like 127 Hours (2010) - full list
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||drama, adventure, biography|
|Plot||Adventure, Survival, Freedom, Loneliness, Travel, On real events|
|Style||Touching, Fascinating, Inspirational|
Accompanied only by her faithful dog and four camels, an Australian satisfies her craving for solitude by embarking on a solo trip across the desert from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean.
|Mark||7.4 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Place||Space, Space, Spaceships|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, For men|
A group of troubled passengers wake up on a damaged spaceship abandoned in deep space, each having left behind a dark past in search of a fresh start on a newly colonized planet. As their terrifying situation spirals into paranoia, they come to realize that the greatest threat to their dream of starting over – and indeed their lives – is something far darker than the pasts they were so desperate to escape.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 8)|
|Genre||drama, adventure, documentary, sport|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Adventure, Survival, Snow, Travel, On real events|
|Style||Touching, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A documentary based on the book of the same name by Joe Simpson about Simpson's and Simon Yates' disastrous and near-fatal attempt to climb 6,344m Siula Grande in the Cordillera Huayhuash in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.
|Characters||Diggers, Crocodiles, Friends, Tourists, Monsters|
|Plot||Survival, Killer animals, Adventure, Death, Fear|
|Style||Action, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing|
An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions rise as oxygen levels fall and the friends find themselves trapped. Unknown to them, the storm has also brought in a pack of dangerous and hungry crocodiles.
|Plot||Adventure, Survival, Motorcycles, Fear, Loneliness|
|Place||Islands, Uninhabited island|
|Style||Action, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating|
After suffering a plane crash on a mysterious island, a young man embarks on an epic journey through forests, deserts and mountains trying to escape the shadow of a huge dark spirit.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 3.2)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Family, Horses, Strong women|
|Plot||Travel, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Motorcycles, Cheating|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Fascinating, Exciting, Action, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A young boy searches a future world wasteland for a rumored cure for his dying mother.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 7.9)|
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama, detective, biography, history|
|Country||United Kingdom, Italy, France|
|Plot||Politics, Mystery, Political, Jealousy, Viruses, Mystery, Viruses|
|Style||Atmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Atmospheric, Spectacular|
The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
|Mark||4.8 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, fantasy|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Adventure, Travel, Fear, Survival, Death, Loneliness, Radio, Fog|
Five kids wake up in a world where everybody has disappeared.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure|
|Country||USA, Canada, New Zealand|
|Characters||Monkeys, Thieves, Horses, Snipers, Special Forces|
|Plot||War, Obsession, Survival, Revenge, Prison Break, Slavery, Viruses, Travel|
|Place||Mountains, Jungle, Village, Caves|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Tense, Unexpected ending|
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.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Monsters, Police, Nurses, Serial killers, Sheriffs, Cannibals|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Mystery, Mystery, The escape, Survival, Death, Radio, Fear|
|Place||Forest, USA, Psychiatric hospitals|
|Style||Tense, Heavy, Depressive|
A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will destroy his mind, moulding him into a monster named Leatherface.
|Mark||6.8 (imdb: 7.6)|
|Characters||Wizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Magic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel|
|Place||Parallel worlds, School, College|
Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 5.4)|
|Plot||Survival, Apocalypse, Drug addict, End of the world, Viruses, Loneliness|
Juliette, a lone survivor of an apocalyptic era, fights to survive against hunger, thirst, a broken leg and strange disturbing creatures that only comes out at nighttime.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Heroes, Zombie, Demons, Zombie, Demons|
|Plot||Supernatural, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men|
Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, he’s forced to face his demons — both metaphorical and literal.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, drama|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses, Apocalypse, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Disturbing, Fascinating, Action, Depressive, For men, Action, Fascinating|
What did the world look like as it was transforming into the horrifying apocalypse depicted in "The Walking Dead"? This spin-off set in Los Angeles, following new characters as they face the beginning of the end of the world, will answer that question.
|Mark||5.6 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||horror, fantastic, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Parents, Friends, Aliens|
|Plot||Apocalypse, Adventure, Travel, Mystery, Mystery, UFO, Investigation, Missing people, Expeditions, Abduction, Fear, Cars|
|Place||Forest, USA, Mountains, Deserts, Aircraft|
|Style||Exciting, Light, Tense, Disturbing|
20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of mysterious lights appearing above Phoenix, Arizona, unseen footage from that night has been discovered, chronicling the final hours of their fateful expedition.
|Mark||6.6 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, adventure|
|Characters||Students, Lifeguards, Archaeologists, Climbers, Friends|
|Plot||Time travel, Missing people, Adventure, Investigation, Supernatural|
|Style||For a group of friends, Worth watching, Fascinating, Action, Tense|
A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 8.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventures, Love triangle|
|Style||To cry, Spectacular, Fascinating|
The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
|Mark||5.4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||action, drama, adventure, biography, history|
|Plot||Expeditions, Fate, Adventure, Survival, Obsession, Travel, On real events|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Inspirational, Makes me think|
A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.