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1. Frozen (I) (2013)

PG | 102 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
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74 Metascore

When the newly-crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister Anna teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition.

Directors: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee | Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad

Votes: 533,833 | Gross: $400.74M

2. 127 Hours (2010)

R | 94 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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82 Metascore

A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, Sean Bott

Votes: 330,820 | Gross: $18.34M

3. Smallfoot (2018)

PG | 96 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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60 Metascore

A Yeti is convinced that the elusive creatures known as "humans" really do exist.

Directors: Karey Kirkpatrick, Jason Reisig | Stars: Channing Tatum, James Corden, Zendaya, Common

Votes: 27,597 | Gross: $83.24M

4. Everest (2015)

PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.1
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64 Metascore

The story of New Zealand's Robert "Rob" Edwin Hall, who on May 10, 1996, together with Scott Fischer, teamed up on a joint expedition to ascend Mount Everest.

Director: Baltasar Kormákur | Stars: Jason Clarke, Ang Phula Sherpa, Thomas M. Wright, Martin Henderson

Votes: 185,191 | Gross: $43.48M

5. Cliffhanger (1993)

R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

6.4
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60 Metascore

A botched mid-air heist results in suitcases full of cash being searched for by various groups throughout the Rocky Mountains.

Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker, Janine Turner

Votes: 113,723 | Gross: $84.05M

6. The Bucket List (2007)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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42 Metascore

Two terminally ill men escape from a cancer ward and head off on a road trip with a wish list of to-dos before they die.

Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes, Beverly Todd

Votes: 218,710 | Gross: $93.47M

7. The Eiger Sanction (1975)

Approved | 129 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.4
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61 Metascore

Classical art professor and collector Dr. Jonathan Hemlock, who doubles as a professional assassin, is coerced out of retirement to avenge the murder of an old friend.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy, Vonetta McGee, Jack Cassidy

Votes: 16,356

8. Queen of the Desert (2015)

PG-13 | 128 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

5.7
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39 Metascore

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Robert Pattinson, Damian Lewis

Votes: 8,987

9. Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995)

PG-13 | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.4
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45 Metascore

Ace Ventura, Pet Detective, returns from a spiritual quest to investigate the disappearance of a rare white bat, the sacred animal of a tribe in Africa.

Director: Steve Oedekerk | Stars: Jim Carrey, Ian McNeice, Simon Callow, Maynard Eziashi

Votes: 191,953 | Gross: $108.39M

10. Dreams (1990)

PG | 119 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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A collection of tales based upon the actual dreams of director Akira Kurosawa.

Directors: Akira Kurosawa, Ishirô Honda | Stars: Akira Terao, Mitsuko Baishô, Toshie Negishi, Mieko Harada

Votes: 22,210 | Gross: $1.96M

11. Touching the Void (2003)

R | 106 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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82 Metascore

The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.

Director: Kevin Macdonald | Stars: Simon Yates, Joe Simpson, Brendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron

Votes: 31,969 | Gross: $4.59M

12. The Climb (I) (2017)

103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

6.9
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A young man from the suburbs with no mountaineering experience decides to climb Mt Everest to show a woman he'd do anything for her.

Director: Ludovic Bernard | Stars: Ahmed Sylla, Alice Belaïdi, Kévin Razy, Nicolas Wanczycki

Votes: 3,661

13. Valley Uprising (2014)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary

8.2
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In the shady campgrounds of Yosemite valley, climbers carved out a counterculture lifestyle of dumpster-diving and wild parties that clashed with the conservative values of the National Park Service.

Directors: Peter Mortimer, Nick Rosen, Josh Lowell | Stars: Peter Sarsgaard, Alex Honnold, Yvon Chouinard, Royal Robbins

Votes: 4,493

14. One Million B.C. (1940)

Approved | 80 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

5.7
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Tale of Prehistoric survival and love between a male and a female belonging to opposing tribes that happened to be at slightly different stages of evolution.

Directors: Hal Roach Jr., Hal Roach | Stars: Victor Mature, Carole Landis, Lon Chaney Jr., Conrad Nagel

Votes: 1,202

15. Scream of Stone (1991)

105 min | Drama

6.2
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Two famous competitive climbers make a bet on who can climb Cerro Torre, one of the most dangerous mountains in Argentina and the world, first. As the day of the climb approaches, their increasing competitiveness becomes destructive.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Stefan Glowacz, Mathilda May, Al Waxman

Votes: 1,153

16. The Mountain (1956)

Approved | 105 min | Adventure, Drama

6.8
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Selfish Chris Teller pressures his older brother, a retired climber, to accompany him on a treacherous Alpine climb to loot the bodies of plane crash victims.

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor, William Demarest

Votes: 1,680

17. The Tag-Along (2015)

93 min | Horror, Thriller

5.5
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A story about a video of a group of people going hiking and a mysterious little girl in a red dress following them.

Director: Wei-Hao Cheng | Stars: Wei-Ning Hsu, River Huang, Yin-Shang Liu, Po-Chou Chang

Votes: 1,325

18. Five Days One Summer (1982)

PG | 108 min | Drama

6.1
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Sir Sean Connery stars in Fred Zinnemann's haunting tale of incestuous love set against a magnificent background of the Swiss Alps.

Director: Fred Zinnemann | Stars: Sean Connery, Betsy Brantley, Lambert Wilson, Jennifer Hilary

Votes: 901 | Gross: $0.20M

19. The Wildest Dream (2010)

PG | 94 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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57 Metascore

Uses astonishing visuals to tell the intersecting stories of George Mallory, the first man to attempt a summit of Mount Everest, and Conrad Anker, the mountaineer who finds Mallory's frozen remains 75 years later.

Director: Anthony Geffen | Stars: Conrad Anker, Susan Robertson, Robert Macfarlane, Peter Gillman

Votes: 2,237 | Gross: $0.87M

20. Susan Slade (1961)

Not Rated | 116 min | Drama

6.4
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Premarital sex, secrets, and society. At 17, shy Susan Slade is on her way to California after a ten-year stay at a remote Chilean mine where her father was chief engineer. Onboard ship, ... See full summary »

Director: Delmer Daves | Stars: Troy Donahue, Dorothy McGuire, Connie Stevens, Lloyd Nolan

Votes: 656

21. Sub Zero (2005 Video)

PG-13 | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

3.4
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A device that controls a powerful Russian-made satellite weapon is stolen by Russian terrorists, who try to escape by flying out but are shot down. The device is now on top of K2. The ... See full summary »

Director: Jim Wynorski | Stars: Costas Mandylor, Nia Peeples, Linden Ashby, Michael Sunczyk

Votes: 526

22. Everest (2007)

PG-13 | Drama

5.9
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Based on the true story of the first Canadians to ever make it to the top of the world's tallest and most historic peak. A proud moment for Canadians and an adventure that is filled with ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Johnson, Jason Priestley, Ted Atherton, John Pyper-Ferguson

Votes: 415

23. A Canterbury Tale (1944)

Not Rated | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Three modern day pilgrims investigate a bizarre crime in a small town on the way to Canterbury.

Directors: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger | Stars: Eric Portman, Sheila Sim, Dennis Price, John Sweet

Votes: 4,628

24. The Himalayas (2015)

124 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.4
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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.

Director: Seok-hoon Lee | Stars: Jung-min Hwang, Sung-ha Jo, Woo Jung, In-kwon Kim

Votes: 827 | Gross: $0.70M

25. Five (1951)

Approved | 93 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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The world is destroyed in a nuclear holocaust. Only five Americans survive, including a pregnant woman, a neo-Nazi, a black man and a bank clerk.

Director: Arch Oboler | Stars: William Phipps, Susan Douglas Rubes, James Anderson, Charles Lampkin

Votes: 1,077

26. Blindsight (I) (2006)

PG | 104 min | Documentary, Adventure

7.3
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72 Metascore

Six blind Tibetan teenagers climb the Lhakpa-Ri peak of Mount Everest, led by seven-summit blind mountain-climber Erik Weihenmayer.

Director: Lucy Walker | Stars: Gavin Attwood, Sally Berg, Sonam Bhumtso, Dachung

Votes: 625 | Gross: $0.09M

27. The Climb (2002)

PG | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.0
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Two professional solo climbers form an uneasy partnership after a successful rescue mission grants them the gift of a lifetime.

Director: John Schmidt | Stars: Jason George, Ned Vaughn, Dabney Coleman, Kyli Santiago

Votes: 621 | Gross: $0.08M

28. The White Tower (1950)

Approved | 98 min | Adventure

6.0
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A group of people come together in the Swiss Alps to climb a previously unconquered mountain, revealing their inner selves in the process.

Director: Ted Tetzlaff | Stars: Claude Rains, Glenn Ford, Alida Valli, Oskar Homolka

Votes: 673

29. What Lies Above (2004)

Not Rated | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

3.9
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Still struggling to accept her fiancé's death in a rock climbing accident, mountain guide DIANA PENNINGTON gratefully accepts industrialist CURT SEAVER's offer to find the body using a new ... See full summary »

Director: Rex Piano | Stars: Nicole Eggert, Marc Singer, George Stults, Mike Dopud

Votes: 296

30. Snow Trail (1947)

89 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Three bank robbers, Eijima, Nojiri, and Takasugi, flee the police and escape into the mountains. At an inn high in the Japanese Alps, Eijima and Nojiri encounter a young woman and her ... See full summary »

Director: Senkichi Taniguchi | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Yoshio Kosugi, Akitake Kôno

Votes: 274

31. Moxina (2012)

Unrated | 16 min | Short, Adventure, Fantasy

6.7
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In the winter of 2008, two climbers encountered the Taiwanese legendary monster ' Moxina (2012) '(a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á) at the evil mountain 'Wuzhishan'. Ryota Nakanishi presents sixteen minutes of bizarre, surreal imagery.

Director: Ryota Nakanishi | Stars: Mario Bava, Pengquang Chen, Shunji Chen, Sean S. Cunningham

Votes: 652

32. The Constant Factor (1980)

Not Rated | 87 min | Drama

7.1
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A young man is facing death of his mother. A petty corruption at his job leads to him being framed and robbed of his only desire to climb mountains in Himalayas, as his father did and where he died.

Director: Krzysztof Zanussi | Stars: Tadeusz Bradecki, Zofia Mrozowska, Malgorzata Zajaczkowska, Cezary Morawski

Votes: 619

33. The Epic of Everest (1924)

Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, History

7.8
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The official record of Mallory and Irvine's 1924 expedition.

Director: J.B.L. Noel | Stars: Andrew Irvine, George Mallory

Votes: 422

34. Death on Demand (2008)

R | 90 min | Horror

3.4
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"Wealthy college student Richard Sachs arranges a web broadcast contest originating from a local haunted house. He entices three young couples to spend Halloween night in the abandoned ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Matalon | Stars: Jerry Broome, Suzannah Lawson Matalon, Bridget Megan Clark, Daphne Ciccarelle

Votes: 423

35. The Ghost of Slumber Mountain (1918)

Not Rated | 16 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy

6.1
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In a dream Uncle Jack looks through a magic telescope owned by the ghost of a hermit and sees what life was like millions of years ago, including a battle between prehistoric monsters.

Director: Willis H. O'Brien | Stars: Alan V. Day, Chauncey A. Day, Herbert M. Dawley, Willis H. O'Brien

Votes: 213 | Gross: $0.10M

36. The Guard from the Underground (1992)

Not Rated | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.7
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A woman begins working at the same company as a security guard that she believes might be a former sumo wrestling serial killer.

Director: Kiyoshi Kurosawa | Stars: Makiko Kuno, Yutaka Matsushige, Hatsunori Hasegawa, Ren Osugi

Votes: 254

37. Ox Films Collection (2010)

90 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

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A journey into the chaos of Karma, greed and destruction as one man tries to conquer the enchanted land of his internal animal, the Ox, as he collects missing artifacts that will help in in his journey.

Director: Richard Ryan | Stars: Damon Appelblat, Cecile Cubilo, Luke Estrada, Jesse Floyd

38. Mountain Men (2001 TV Movie)

50 min | Documentary, History

7.3
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The story of the explorers who climbed four of the world's tallest mountains, the Matterhorn, Mount McKinley (now called Denali), Mount Everest, and K2, first.

Stars: Bob Bates, Fred Beckey, George Bell, Luca Bich

Votes: 11

39. Messner (2002 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 47 min | Documentary

7.2
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First documentary on Reinhold Messner, the world's greatest mountaineer, since Werner Herzog's "Dark Glow of the Mountains" in 1984. Messner looks back over his career with surprising ... See full summary »

Director: Les Guthman | Stars: Chris Bonington, Reinhold Messner, Peter Strauss, Ed Viesturs

Votes: 47

40. Farther Than the Eye Can See (2003 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 76 min | Documentary

8.2
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Film follows blind climber Erik Weihenmayer's successful climb of Mount Everest.

Director: Michael Brown | Stars: Eric Alexander, Luis Benitez, Brad Bull, Reba Bull

Votes: 81

41. The Girl from the Chartreuse (2005)

90 min | Drama

6.4
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Eight-year-old Eva and her mother have a very positive CHILD-TO-CHILD-RELATION. The mother is incapable of mature behaviour when problems arise. When the mother forgets to fetch Eva at ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Denis | Stars: Olivier Gourmet, Marie-Josée Croze, Bertille Noël-Bruneau, Marisa Borini

Votes: 200

42. Jestrábí vez (1984 TV Movie)

81 min | Drama

5.8
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Director: Antonín Moskalyk | Stars: Jan Censký, Radoslav Brzobohatý, Ludek Munzar, Lukás Vaculík

Votes: 5

43. Schandmal - Der Tote im Berg (2011 TV Movie)

89 min | Crime

6.0
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Director: Thomas Berger | Stars: Katja Flint, Max Riemelt, Herbert Knaup, Tobias Oertel

Votes: 55

44. In Your Dreams! (2016)

79 min | Family, Romance

5.1
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16-year-old Laura is swift, lively and stubborn. She wants to join a group of parkourists and gets caught off guard by love which she begins to feel toward Luky. She starts living a double ... See full summary »

Director: Petr Oukropec | Stars: Barbora Stikarová, Klára Melísková, Jan Vondrácek, Ivan Martinka

Votes: 46

45. Swiss Tease (1947)

Animation, Short

6.0
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A St. Bernard dog is dishonorably discharged from the Swiss Alps rescue corps when he samples his brandy and gets drunk. In an effort to make up for his disgrace, he sets out to rescue a ... See full summary »

Director: Sid Marcus

Votes: 14

46. Struggle for Eagle Peak (1960)

90 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Two old friends climbing the Eagle Peak mountain, reveals an intelligent story about a friend trying to get rid of another and getting revenge, take the glory of friend's achievement, get his leading job in the firm, and even his woman.

Director: Tancred Ibsen | Stars: Alf Malland, Tor Stokke, Eva Bergh, Ingerid Vardund

Votes: 55

47. Citadel (2015)

50 min | Documentary

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Director: Alastair Lee | Stars: Jon Bracey, Matt Helliker

48. Tom (IV) (2015)

67 min | Documentary

8.4
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Directors: Angel Esteban, Elena Goatelli | Stars: James Ballard, Tom Ballard

Votes: 7

49. Ninì (2014)

66 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport

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Italian Alps, 1930s: a young woman portrays alpines adventures with her 16mm camera. She falls in love with the mountains but also with a brave climber.

Directors: Gian Luigi Giustiniani, Raffaele Rezzonico | Stars: Alice Corni, Emanuele Ferrarini, Mele Ferrarini

50. God Is No Soprano (2003)

17 min | Comedy, Short, Mystery

8.0
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Four mountain-climbers with different spiritual backgrounds meet coincidently on top of a mountain in Italy. Then a bizarre woman appears...

Director: Thure Riefenstein | Stars: Andreas Beckett, Moon Suk, Irshad Panjatan, Tim Seyfi

Votes: 8



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