10 best movies like Meru (2015)

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Movies similar to Meru (2015): The Climbers, Free Solo, Mission Kathmandu: The Adventures of Nelly & Simon, Time Trap, The Climb, Shivaay, Everest, Beyond The Edge, A Lonely Place to Die, 127 Hours.

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The Climbers (2019)
Markimdb: 5.5
PlotAdventure, Survival, Snow, Expeditions
StyleDisturbing, Fascinating

    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.

    Free Solo (2018)
    Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
    Genredocumentary, sport
    PlotOn real events

      Follow Alex Honnold as he attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite's 3,000 foot high El Capitan wall. With no ropes or safety gear, this would arguably be the greatest feat in rock climbing history.

      Mission Kathmandu: The Adventures of Nelly & Simon (2017)
      Markimdb: 5
      Genrecomedy, adventure, cartoon
      CharactersScientists, Friends, Detectives, Yeti, Climbers
      PlotTime travel, Mystery, Mystery, Adventure, Expeditions, Chase
      PlaceForest, Canada, Mountains

        Quebec, 1956. The impulsive and headstrong Nelly Maloye, a novice private eye, joins the methodical and pragmatic Simon Picard, a research scientist in a dubious quest to prove the existence of the elusive Yeti. The brave-hearted heroes come face-to-face with countless dangers during their trek through the heart of the Himalayas.

        Time Trap (2017)
        Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.3)
        Genrefantastic, action, adventure
        CharactersStudents, Lifeguards, Archaeologists, Climbers, Friends
        PlotTime travel, Missing people, Adventure, Investigation, Supernatural
        StyleFor 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.

          The Climb (2017)
          Markimdb: 6.9
          Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure

            A true story of Samy, native of La Courneuve, who is out of love for Nadia, decides to climb Mount Everest.

            Shivaay (2016)
            Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
            Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure
            CharactersClimbers, Superhero, Hackers
            PlotWeapon, Snow, Computers, Skirmishes, Earthquake, Chase, Travel
            PlaceMountains, India

              Shivaay , a fearless Himalayan mountaineer covered in Lord Shiva tattoos, heads to Bulgaria to fulfill his nine-year-old daughter Gaura’s wish of seeing her mother Olga, who abandoned them years ago. But their plan goes for a toss when the little girl gets kidnapped in the foreign land. Rescuing her from the masked child-traffickers becomes his only reason for survival.

              Everest (2015)
              Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.1)
              Genrethriller, drama, adventure, biography, history, sport
              CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Iceland
              CharactersClimbers, Doctors
              PlotExpeditions, Snow, Cold, Adventure, Survival, Death, On real events
              StyleAction, Disturbing, Fascinating

                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 of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest of elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

                Beyond The Edge (2013)
                Mark8 (imdb: 6.9)
                Genredrama, adventure, documentary, history
                CountryNew Zealand
                PlotOn real events
                PlaceAsia, Mountains

                  A 3D feature film about Sir Edmund Hillary's monumental and historical ascent of Mt. Everest in 1953 - an event that stunned the world and defined a nation.

                  A Lonely Place to Die (2011)
                  Mark6.2 (imdb: 6.2)
                  Genreaction, thriller, adventure, crime
                  CountryUnited Kingdom
                  CharactersPolice, Snipers, Climbers
                  PlotAdventure, Survival, Chase
                  PlaceEngland, Scotland, Forest
                  StyleHeavy, Action, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

                    A group of five mountaineers are hiking and climbing in the Scottish Highlands when they discover a young Serbian girl buried in a small chamber in the wilderness. They become caught up in a terrifying game of cat and mouse with the kidnappers as they try to get the girl to safety.

                    127 Hours (2010)
                    Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.5)
                    Genrethriller, drama, adventure, biography
                    CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                    PlotWillpower, Survival, Adventure, Loneliness, Travel, On real events
                    PlaceDeserts, Caves

                      The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.

                      Nanga Parbat (2010)
                      Markimdb: 6.5
                      Genredrama, biography

                        Drama about the tragic Nanga Parbat expedition by the two Messner brothers in 1970, on which Reinhold Messners younger brother Günther died.

                        North Face (2008)
                        Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.4)
                        Genredrama, adventure, history, sport
                        CountryGermany, Austria, Luxembourg
                        CharactersClimbers, Heroes, Friends, Partners
                        PlotAdventure, Sports, Survival, Rivalry, Political, Chase, On real events
                        PlaceMountains, Nature, Germany
                        StyleExciting, Action, Touching, Fascinating

                          North Face tells the story of two German climbers Toni Kurz and Andreas Hinterstoisser and their attempt to scale the deadly North Face of the Eiger.

                          Touching the Void (2003)
                          Mark8.2 (imdb: 8)
                          Genredrama, adventure, documentary, sport
                          CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                          CharactersFriends, Climbers
                          PlotAdventure, Survival, Snow, Travel, On real events
                          StyleTouching, 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.

                            Vertical Limit (2000)
                            Mark8.4 (imdb: 5.9)
                            Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure
                            CountryUSA, Germany
                            CharactersClimbers, Heroes
                            PlotSurvival, Adventure, Expeditions
                            StyleExciting, Heavy, Action, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

                              Trapped near the summit of K2, the world's second-highest mountain, Annie Garrett radios to base camp for help. Brother Peter hears Annie's message and assembles a team to save her and her group before they succumb to K2's unforgiving elements. But, as Annie lays injured in an icy cavern, the rescuers face several terrifying events that could end the rescue attempt -- and their lives.

                              Seven Years in Tibet (1997)
                              Mark7 (imdb: 7.1)
                              Genredrama, adventure, military, biography, history
                              CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                              PlotExpeditions, Adventure, Political, Betrayal, On real events
                              PlaceMountains, China
                              StyleFascinating, Inspirational

                                Austrian mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer journeys to the Himalayas without his family to head an expedition in 1939. But when World War II breaks out, the arrogant Harrer falls into Allied forces' hands as a prisoner of war. He escapes with a fellow detainee and makes his way to Llaso, Tibet, where he meets the 14-year-old Dalai Lama, whose friendship ultimately transforms his outlook on life.

                                Kissin' Cousins (1964)
                                Markimdb: 5.4
                                Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical
                                CharactersSoldier, Twins, Friends, Military, Hunters, Climbers
                                PlotLove triangle, Dancing

                                  An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin.

                                  The Pixar Story (2007)
                                  Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)

                                    A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The contributions of John Lasseter, Ed Catmull and Steve Jobs are profiled. The decline of two-dimensional animation is chronicled as three-dimensional animation rises. Hard work and creativity seem to share the screen in equal proportions.

                                    Robin Williams: Weapons of Self Destruction (2009)
                                    Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
                                    Genrecomedy, documentary

                                      HBO presents one of the most gifted and revered performers of our time, Academy-Award winning Robin Williams, starring in his fifth exclusive HBO special, taped before a live audience at Washington's Constitution Hall.

                                      No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005)
                                      Markimdb: 8.6
                                      Genredocumentary, music, biography
                                      CountryUSA, Japan, United Kingdom

                                        A chronicle of Bob Dylan's strange evolution between 1961 and 1966 from folk singer to protest singer to "voice of a generation" to rock star.

                                        The Filth and the Fury (2000)
                                        Markimdb: 7.7
                                        Genredocumentary, music, biography
                                        CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                                        CharactersDirectors, Friends, Losers
                                        PlotUprising, Music, On real events
                                        StyleSoulful, Fascinating

                                          Julien Temple's second documentary profiling punk rock pioneers the Sex Pistols is an enlightening, entertaining trip back to a time when the punk movement was just discovering itself. Featuring archival footage, never-before-seen performances, rehearsals, and recording sessions as well as interviews with group members who lived to tell the tale--including the one and only John Lydon (aka Johnny Rotten).