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The Day (2011)
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A group of five people working to stay alive in a post-apocalyptic future discover what they think is a safe, abandoned farmhouse, but they soon find themselves fighting to stay alive as a gang of bloodthirsty predators attack. (87 mins.)
 
2.
K2 (1991)
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A U.S. climbing team, funded by millionaire Clairborne is determined to conquer K2. (102 mins.)
Director: Franc Roddam
 
3.
Shackleton (2002 Mini-Series)
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The true story of Shackleton's 1914 Endurance expedition to the the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28 man crew to safety after his ship was crushed in the pack ice. (206 mins.)
 
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The Mountain Men (1980)
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A pair of grizzled frontiersmen fight Indians, guzzle liquor, and steal squaws in their search for a legendary valley 'so full of beaver that they jump right into your traps' in this fanciful adventure. (102 mins.)
Director: Richard Lang
 
5.
A Cry in the Wild (1990)
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13-year-old Brian is the sole survivor of an unreported plane crash. Alone in the Yukon wilderness, Brian must learn to survive by his wits... (82 mins.)
Director: Mark Griffiths
 
6.
Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (1997 TV Movie)
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An adaptation of Jon Krakauer's best selling book, "Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster"... (90 mins.)
 
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Jumping Ship (2001 TV Movie)
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Michael has big plans to show his cousin Tommy a good time aboard a luxury yacht until he discovers... (93 mins.)
Director: Michael Lange
 
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Everest (2007 Mini-Series)
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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...
Director: Graeme Campbell
 
9.
White Water Summer (1987)
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The story of a shy boy who gets convinced by his parents to spend a few summer days in the mountains. So, he joins a group, and the vacation begins. Unfortunately, things turn out to be a little tough for our small friend. (90 mins.)
Director: Jeff Bleckner
 
10.
Touching the Void (2003 Documentary)
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The true story of two climbers and their perilous journey up the west face of Siula Grande in the Peruvian Andes in 1985. (106 mins.)
Director: Kevin Macdonald
 
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The Snow Walker (2003)
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A pilot and his passenger struggle for survival after crashing in the Arctic tundra. (103 mins.)
 
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The Perfect Storm (2000)
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An unusually intense storm pattern catches some commercial fishermen unaware and puts them in mortal danger. (130 mins.)
 
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The Grey (2011)
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After their plane crashes in Alaska, six oil workers are led by a skilled huntsman to survival, but a pack of merciless wolves haunts their every step. (117 mins.)
Director: Joe Carnahan
 
14.
Survival Quest (1988)
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A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature... (96 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
15.
Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994 TV Movie)
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Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow... (92 mins.)
 
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Robinson Crusoe (1997)
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Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean... (105 mins.)
 
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Open Water (2003)
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Based on the true story of two scuba divers accidentally stranded in shark infested waters after their tour boat has left. (79 mins.)
Director: Chris Kentis
 
18.
Lord of the Flies (1990)
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Stranded on an island, a group of schoolboys degenerate into savagery. (90 mins.)
Director: Harry Hook
 
19.
Lord of the Flies (1963)
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Lost on an island, young survivors of a plane crash eventually revert to savagery despite the few rational boys' attempts to prevent that. (92 mins.)
Director: Peter Brook
 
20.
The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
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After a plane crash in the Sahara, one of the survivors says he's an airplane designer and they can make a flyable plane from the wreckage. (142 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
21.
Into the Wild (2007)
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After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
 
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Gerry (2002)
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A friendship between two young men is tested when they go for a hike in a desert and forget to bring any water or food with them. (103 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
23.
Frozen (2010)
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Three skiers stranded on a chairlift are forced to make life-or-death choices which prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death. (93 mins.)
Director: Adam Green
 
24.
Deliverance (1972)
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Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country. (109 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
25.
Alive (1993)
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A Uruguayan rugby team stranded in the snow swept Andes are forced to use desperate measures to survive after a plane crash. (120 mins.)
Director: Frank Marshall
 
26.
127 Hours (2010)
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An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
27.
The Mountain Men (1980)
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A pair of grizzled frontiersmen fight Indians, guzzle liquor, and steal squaws in their search for a legendary valley 'so full of beaver that they jump right into your traps' in this fanciful adventure. (102 mins.)
Director: Richard Lang
 
28.
Thirst (2010 Video)
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Two couples roll their truck in the desert 80 miles away from anywhere. (91 mins.)
Director: Jeffery Lando
 
29.
My Side of the Mountain (1969)
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As young Sam Gribley runs away he learns about nature. (100 mins.)
Director: James B. Clark
 
30.
Lost in the Barrens (1990 TV Movie)
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An orphaned teen and a young tribal hunter get lost in the wilderness. (93 mins.)
 
31.
Detour (2013)
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Trapped inside his car by a mudslide, smooth talking Jackson Alder suddenly finds himself in a situation he can't talk his way out of. With no hope of rescue, he must defy the odds; battling Mother Nature for his survival. (87 mins.)
 
32.
All Is Lost (2013)
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After a collision with a shipping container at sea, a resourceful sailor finds himself, despite all efforts to the contrary, staring his mortality in the face. (106 mins.)
Director: J.C. Chandor
 
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Heroes' Mountain (2002 TV Movie)
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The story of Stuart Diver, the only person to survive the 1997 Thredbo tragedy that came about when a landslide engulfed a ski lodge situated in the Snowy Mountains. (95 mins.)
 
34.
Black Water (2007)
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A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia (90 mins.)
 
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The Lost Future (2010 TV Movie)
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A group of post-apocalyptic survivors struggle to survive in a world where jungles, forests, primeval... (90 mins.)
Director: Mikael Salomon
 
36.
Two Came Back (1997 TV Movie)
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A group of friends get stranded on a boat. (90 mins.)
Director: Dick Lowry
 
37.
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)
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Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet. (110 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
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Ordeal in the Arctic (1993 TV Movie)
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Everybody expected military flight Boxtop 22 from Thule into the vast frozen wilderness of Canada's North Western territories to be boring routine... (96 mins.)
Director: Mark Sobel