Movies like Captivity

If you like "Captivity" you are looking for scary, rough and disturbing movies about / with stalking, kidnapping, torture, psychopath, escape, danger and isolation themes of Crime, Drama and Horror genre shot in USA or Russia.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Captivity (2007)
 4.7
 22K
Captivity (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The sought-after images of top model, Jennifer, adorn magazine covers and billboards worldwide. When alone at a charity event, she is abducted and incarcerated in a cell with another prisoner. When their captor subjects the two to torture, and commit to escaping the chamber of horrors before they're killed.
Style: scary, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, intense, twists and turns, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: stalking, kidnapping, torture, psychopath, escape, danger, isolation, crimes, confined, mind game, deadly, rivalry, captivity, model, drugged, stereotypes, brutality, twists & turns, violence, survival, gory, hostages, hostage, bondage, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Captivity

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, psychopath, crimes, murder, confined and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Captivity: P2 (2007), The Resident (2011), Saw (2004), House of 9 (2005), I Know Who Killed Me (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 31K
P2 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Angela, a corporate climber, gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, obsession, stalking, torment, kidnapping, woman in danger, escape attempt, danger, confinement indoors, survival, isolation, security guard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.3
 26K
The Resident (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Juliet, a beautiful doctor, has found the perfect New York apartment to start a new life after separating from her husband. It's got spacious rooms, a spectacular view, and a handy, handsome landlord. But there are secrets behind every wall and ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, danger, psychopath, landlord, confined, voyeurism, undressing, paranoia, rapist, deception, hidden camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 368K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, mind game, serial killer, psychopath, captivity, plot twist, insanity, master criminal, survival, race against time, gory, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 9K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 million and their life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, survival, captivity, rivalry, mind game, sole survivor, contests and competitions, danger, deathtrap, group of strangers, murder, psychological torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
I Know Who Killed Me (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An idyllic small town is rocked when Aubrey Fleming (Lindsay Lohan), a bright and promising young woman, is abducted and tortured by a sadistic serial killer. When she manages to escape, the traumatized girl who regains consciousness in the hospital ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, scary, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, serial killer, mistaken identity, sadism, small town, mind game, disorder, family relations, race against time, striptease, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 56K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: scary, brutal, suspenseful, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, trap, home invasion, serial killer, psychopath, held captive, gory, masked man, violence, danger, torture, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.9
 137K
Saw IV (2007)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community to assist the veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mind game, torture, master criminal, blood, violence, race against time, rescue, trap, disfigurement, massacre, deathtrap, presumed dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, scary, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, moral dilemma, danger, survival, deathtrap, captivity, mind game, torture, threat, group of strangers, dishonesty, game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 2K
Rogue River (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication, she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister incest, survival, psychopath, confined, woman in danger, danger, police officer killed, kidnapping, strong violent content, sexual content, captivity, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 227K
Saw II (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a new murder victim is discovered with all the signs of Jigsaw's hand, Detective Eric Matthews begins a full investigation and apprehends Jigsaw with little effort. But for Jigsaw, getting caught is just another part of his plan. Eight ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, trap, mind game, sadism, survival, serial murder, child in peril, antidote, gory, heroin, insanity, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.2
 1K
Scrapbook (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his “life story” by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of clothing, and other small trophies to the pages, Leonard ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, sexual abuse, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath, violence spree, deadly, isolation, captivity, danger, humiliation, sadism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 88K
Funny Games (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Ann, husband George and son Georgie arrive at their holiday home they are visited by a pair of polite and seemingly pleasant young men. Armed with deceptively sweet smiles and some golf clubs, they proceed to terrorize and torture the ...
Style: brutal, psychological, rough, scary, bad ending ...
Plot: torture, psychopath, home invasion, serial killer, danger, hostage, murder, torment, family in danger, savagery, bad guy wins, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, confined, mind game, woman in danger, isolation, obsession, captivity, survival, master criminal, slasher, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates, "The Silence Of The Lambs'" Buffalo Bill and "The Texas Chainsaw ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, law enforcement, psychopath, murder, violence spree, crimes, police investigation, stalking, danger, deadly, mind game, woman in danger ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, wisconsin, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.6
 63K
Kiss the Girls (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, police investigation, violence against women, serial killer, crimes, who done it, profiler, investigation, mystery, forensics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 174K
Saw III (2006)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate ...
Style: scary, twists and turns, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, mind game, torture, mutilation, violence, loss of child, race against time, trap, surgery, sadism, apprentice, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
An American Terror (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh wakes each day to a series of Hells. Between uncaring parents and bullying at school he has little to live for. After a brutal event and ensuing humiliation of an online video, Josh and his friends decide to take revenge by staging a massacre ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, deadly, teenage life, confined, crimes, danger, psychopath, isolation, gory, vengeance, torture chamber ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
And Soon the Darkness (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two American girls on a bike trip in a remote part of Argentina split up and one of them goes missing, the other must find her before her worst fears are realized.
Style: serious, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: woman in danger, friendship, kidnapping, torture, missing person, rescue, confined, danger, psychopath, deadly, isolation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 2K
The Keeper (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an apparently exemplary cop abducts and secretly imprisons a beautiful dancer, a deadly battle of wills between captor and captive ensues.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, hostage, missing person, kidnapping, woman in danger, stripper, deputy sheriff, mind game, riddles and clues, serial killer, isolation, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 57K
Mindhunters (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, UK, Finland, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst.
Style: surprise ending, scary, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, profiler, mind game, trap, isolation, island, dishonesty, investigation, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 35K
Blood Paradise (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, slasher, gory, survival, black market, transplant, chase, torture, murder, bondage, violence, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 19K
Feardotcom (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With four corpses on his hands, New York City gumshoe Mike Reilly (Stephen Dorff) teams with Department of Health worker Terry Huston (Natascha McElhone) to track down a homicidal sadist who telecasts shocking acts of torture on the Internet. But ...
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, police investigation, doctor, mind game, manipulation, manipulations, vengeance, race against time, danger, losing-it hero, mystery, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 10K
The Final (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of high school outcasts get revenge on the students that torment them.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, high school, deathtrap, misfit, isolation, confined, social misfits, revenge, torture, kidnapping, group of friends, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, rough, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, psychopath, crimes, confined, prison life, law enforcement, deadly, prison, manipulations, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
When a Stranger Calls (1979)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nanny, private detective, murder, psychopath, urban legend, stalking, serial killer, vengeance, slasher, police investigation, obsession, mind game ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.
Style: realistic, rough, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, human monster, unknown killer, psychopath, mystery killer, murder, stalking, police investigation, slasher, vengeance, mind game, danger ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1946
Place: texas, arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, violence, cruelty, murder, torture, gory, cannibalism, cannibal, severed foot, sadism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1930s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 1K
B.T.K. (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A story based on real-life serial killer Dennis L. Rader, who systematically tortured and killed his victims for over two decades and evaded the police for over 30 years, all while leading a seemingly normal life as a husband, father, security ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, mind game, crimes, danger, deadly, who done it, law enforcement, sadism, violence, murder, church ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 16K
Mother's Day (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: hostage, mind game, psychopath, sadistic horror, siblings relations, violence spree, mentally unstable, danger, crimes, deadly, confined, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 113K
House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: scary, suspense, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: slasher, murder, serial killer, psychopath, ghost town, traffic jam, woman in danger, torture, violence, deadly, group of friends, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 21st century, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, louisiana, new york, florida, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Related movie lists
violence movies
11712
survival movies
4791
gory movies
3610
tense movies
8427
hostage movies
2586
usa movies
usa
11974