20 Movies Like Paradise

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The Beach

The Beach
The Beach
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 21%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Awards: 7 nominations
Writer: John Hodge, Alex Garland
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton, Daniel York
Language: English, French, Swedish, Thai, Serbian
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Beach” is a 2000 adventure drama film directed by Danny Boyle. It follows a young backpacker who discovers a hidden paradise in Thailand, but soon realizes that the utopian community is not as perfect as it seems, leading to a descent into chaos and self-destruction.

The Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon
The Blue Lagoon
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 12%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Henry De Vere Stacpoole, Douglas Day Stewart
Actors: Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins, Leo McKern
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Blue Lagoon is a 1980 film that tells the story of two young cousins who survive a shipwreck and find themselves stranded on a remote island, where they must learn to survive and navigate the challenges of puberty and love.

Cast Away

Cast Away
Cast Away
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 143 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 15 wins & 36 nominations total
Writer: William Broyles Jr.
Actors: Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Paul Sanchez
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“Cast Away” is a survival drama film about a FedEx executive who becomes stranded on a deserted island after a plane crash, and his struggle for survival and eventual reintegration into society. It explores themes of isolation, resilience, and the human spirit’s ability to adapt and overcome adversity.

The Shallows

The Shallows
The Shallows
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 86 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Awards: 1 win & 15 nominations
Writer: Anthony Jaswinski
Actors: Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada, Angelo Josue Lozano Corzo
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Shallows” is a survival thriller film about a young woman who becomes stranded on a rock in the ocean while being hunted by a great white shark. As she tries to outsmart the predator and find a way back to safety, she must rely on her resourcefulness and determination to survive.

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 52%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 18 nominations
Writer: Steve Conrad, James Thurber
Actors: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly
Language: English, Spanish, Icelandic
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” is a film about a daydreaming office worker who embarks on a real-life adventure to find a missing photograph, pushing the boundaries of his imagination and discovering his true potential along the way.

Into the Wild

Into the Wild
Into the Wild
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 148 min
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 23 wins & 106 nominations total
Writer: Sean Penn, Jon Krakauer
Actors: Emile Hirsch, Vince Vaughn, Catherine Keener
Language: English, Danish
Country: United States
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“Into the Wild” is a biographical drama film that tells the true story of Christopher McCandless, a young man who abandons his comfortable life to live in the wilderness of Alaska. The movie explores themes of adventure, self-discovery, and the pursuit of ultimate freedom.

Swiss Family Robinson

Swiss Family Robinson
Swiss Family Robinson
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Adventure, Family
Awards: N/A
Writer: Lowell S. Hawley, Johann David Wyss
Actors: John Mills, Dorothy McGuire, James MacArthur
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Swiss Family Robinson movie follows the adventures of a family shipwrecked on a deserted island as they work together to build a new life and overcome various challenges, including pirates and wild animals.

Life of Pi

Life of Pi
Life of Pi
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 81 wins & 134 nominations total
Writer: Yann Martel, David Magee
Actors: Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain
Language: English, Hindi, Japanese, French
Country: United States, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Canada, India, France
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The Life of Pi movie is about a young Indian man named Pi who survives a shipwreck and finds himself stranded on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger. Together, they must navigate the challenges of survival and form an unlikely bond as they journey across the Pacific Ocean.

The Descendants

The Descendants
The Descendants
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 65 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
Actors: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Descendants” is a film about a man named Matt King who must navigate the challenges of being a single parent while dealing with the impending sale of his family’s ancestral land in Hawaii. As he grapples with his own personal crisis, he also learns shocking secrets about his wife, leading him on a journey of self-discovery and forgiveness.

The Way Back

The Way Back
The Way Back
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 5 nominations total
Writer: Peter Weir, Keith R. Clarke, Slavomir Rawicz
Actors: Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell
Language: English, Russian, Polish, Tibetan, Mongolian
Country: United States, United Arab Emirates, Poland, India
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“The Way Back” is a sports drama film that follows the journey of a former high school basketball star who, years later, is given a chance to coach his alma mater’s struggling team. As he battles his own personal demons, he helps the team find redemption and purpose through the game of basketball.

The Mosquito Coast

The Mosquito Coast
The Mosquito Coast
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Paul Theroux, Paul Schrader
Actors: Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Mosquito Coast” movie is about an idealistic inventor who uproots his family from suburban America to build a utopian society in the jungles of Central America. However, their utopia quickly turns into a dangerous and chaotic journey as they clash with the realities of the harsh environment and their own disillusionment.

The Island

The Island
The Island
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations
Writer: Caspian Tredwell-Owen, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Djimon Hounsou
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Island” is a sci-fi thriller film about a group of clones living in a controlled facility who discover the truth about their existence and attempt to escape to the outside world. As they navigate the dangers of the outside world, they uncover a shocking conspiracy that puts their lives at risk.

The Edge

The Edge
The Edge
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: David Mamet
Actors: Anthony Hopkins, Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Edge” is a survival thriller film about a group of men stranded in the wilderness after a plane crash, who must navigate treacherous terrain and face off against a ferocious bear while battling their own inner demons.”

The Ruins

The Ruins
The Ruins
Internet Movie Database: 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Awards: 7 nominations
Writer: Scott B. Smith
Actors: Shawn Ashmore, Jena Malone, Jonathan Tucker
Language: English, Maya, Spanish, Greek, German
Country: United States, Germany, Australia
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“The Ruins” is a horror film about a group of friends who become trapped and hunted by malevolent vines while exploring an ancient Mayan temple in the Mexican jungle, leading to a terrifying fight for survival.

The Lost City of Z

The Lost City of Z
The Lost City of Z
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 141 min
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 31 nominations
Writer: James Gray, David Grann
Actors: Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller
Language: English, Portuguese, Tupi, Spanish, German
Country: United States
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“The Lost City of Z” is a film based on the true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who ventured deep into the Amazon jungle in search of a lost civilization. It explores his obsession with finding the ancient city and the toll it takes on his personal life and reputation.

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book
The Jungle Book
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 33 wins & 56 nominations total
Writer: Justin Marks, Rudyard Kipling
Actors: Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States, New Zealand, France, Canada, India
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“The Jungle Book movie is about a young boy named Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the jungle and embarks on a journey to discover his identity while encountering various animal friends and foes.”

The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water
The Shape of Water
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 136 wins & 350 nominations total
Writer: Guillermo del Toro, Vanessa Taylor
Actors: Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, Michael Shannon
Language: English, American Sign , Russian, French
Country: United States, Mexico
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“The Shape of Water” is a romantic fantasy film about a mute janitor who forms a unique bond with an amphibious creature being held captive in a government laboratory during the Cold War era. Together, they embark on a journey of love, freedom, and acceptance.

The Legend of Tarzan

The Legend of Tarzan
The Legend of Tarzan
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 35%
Metacritic: 44/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Adam Cozad, Craig Brewer, Edgar Rice Burroughs
Actors: Alexander Skarsgård, Rory J Saper, Christian Stevens
Language: English, Lingala, French
Country: United Kingdom, Canada, United States, Australia
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“The Legend of Tarzan” is a film that follows the story of Tarzan, who has left the jungles of Africa and is living a civilized life in London. However, he is called back to his former home to investigate a mining operation that threatens the wildlife and uncover a conspiracy.

The Emerald Forest

The Emerald Forest
The Emerald Forest
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 3 BAFTA 5 nominations total
Writer: Rospo Pallenberg, Leonard Greenwood
Actors: Powers Boothe, Meg Foster, Yara Vaneau
Language: English, Portuguese
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Emerald Forest” is a 1985 adventure film directed by John Boorman. It tells the story of a man who embarks on a journey into the Amazon rainforest to find his son, who was abducted by an indigenous tribe.

The River Wild

The River Wild
The River Wild
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 63%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: Denis O'Neill
Actors: Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn
Language: English, American Sign
Country: United States
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“The River Wild” is a thriller film about a family on a whitewater rafting trip that becomes a hostage situation when they encounter two criminals. The mother, an experienced rafter, must use her skills to navigate the treacherous river and protect her family from the dangerous criminals.

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