Movies like Captivity

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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: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, psychological, tense, serious, realistic, surprise ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens
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, bondage, escape attempt, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: dungeon, usa, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and rough films with plots about deadly, murder, crimes, danger, blood, serial killer and mind game mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Captivity: Saw (2004), P2 (2007), Saw V (2008), House of 9 (2005), I Know Who Killed Me (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 356K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, serial killer, psychopath, captivity, mind game, race against time, survival, insanity, violent, gory, master criminal, trapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 30K
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, suspense, christmas horror ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, obsession, stalking, kidnapping, torment, escape attempt, danger, survival, isolation, security guard, woman in danger, confinement indoors ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.8
 108K
Saw V (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Detective Hoffman is seemingly the last person alive to carry on the Jigsaw legacy. But when his secret is threatened, he must go on the hunt to eliminate all the loose ends.
Style: rough, serious, gloomy, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, blood splatter, gory, goth, police detective, warning, rivalry, who done it, chases and races, crimes, confined, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 9K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 86 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: suspenseful, scary, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: isolation, survival, captivity, rivalry, mind game, deathtrap, danger, group of strangers, contests and competitions, murder, psychological torture, game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, serial killer, mistaken identity, sadism, small town, mind game, family relations, disorder, race against time, striptease, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 11K
Nine Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: riddles and clues, kidnapping, captivity, danger, deadly, gory, confined, crimes, survival, crime, murder, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: rough, scary, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, danger, moral dilemma, captivity, survival, confined, deathtrap, mind game, torture, confinement indoors, invitation, threat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 54K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: 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, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, psychopath, home invasion, trap, violence, danger, masked man, held captive, gory, extreme violence, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.6
 220K
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: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, antidote, heroin, sadism, mind game, trap, gory, goth, insanity, survival, escape attempt, terrorizing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 132K
Saw IV (2007)
Genre: 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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mind game, master criminal, torture, blood, violence, massacre, race against time, disfigurement, presumed dead, trap, rescue, rapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: rough, serious, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, crimes, violence spree, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, stalking, mind game, deadly, woman in danger ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, wisconsin, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 111K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, hostages, slasher, murder, survival, psychological thriller, mysterious character, confined, serial killer, violence, isolation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 85K
Funny Games (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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: rough, psychological, brutal, scary, bad ending ...
Plot: torture, psychopath, home invasion, serial killer, danger, hostages, murder, family, family in danger, mind game, neighbor, savagery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 60K
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, rough, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, woman in danger, missing person, violence against women, police investigation, crimes, who done it, investigation, mystery, forensics, profiler, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, crimes, mind game, danger, deadly, law enforcement, who done it, violence, sadism, murder, church ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, serious, scary, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: captivity, mind game, obsession, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, serial killer, slasher, woman in danger, danger, isolation, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 168K
Saw III (2006)
Genre: 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, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mind game, mutilation, violence, psychopath, corpse, apprentice, bomb, sadism, race against time, trap, surgery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 39K
The Hitcher (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitchhiker, slasher, gory, serial killer, murder, psychopath, on the road, car chase, deadly, desert, mind game, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 95K
Saw VI (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mind game, violence, murder, trap, secretary, captivity, gory, serial killer, goth, police investigation, death, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, police investigation, doctor, mind game, manipulations, vengeance, race against time, rivalry, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, danger, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 15K
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: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, rough ...
Plot: mind game, hostage, psychopath, siblings relations, violence spree, mentally unstable, danger, crimes, deadly, confined, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 55K
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: suspenseful, surprise ending, psychological, scary, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, profiler, mind game, trap, island, dishonesty, isolation, investigation, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: slasher, private detective, murder, psychopath, stalking, urban legend, serial killer, vengeance, police investigation, obsession, survival, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 15K
Chained (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A serial killer kidnaps a young boy after murdering his mother, then raises him to be his accomplice. After years in captivity, the boy must choose between escaping or following in his captor's bloody footprints.
Style: psychological, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, captivity, escape attempt, serial rapist, slave, crimes, slavery, psychopath, kidnapping, confined, taxi driver, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lady in a Cage (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman trapped in a home elevator is terrorized by a group of vicious hoodlums.
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
Plot: elevator, psychopath, prostitute, mansion, murder, isolation, crime, kidnapping, serial killer, juvenile delinquency, domestic disturbance, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 22K
ATM (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trapped, isolation, confinement indoors, escape attempt, psychopath, survival, stalking, captivity, mysterious character, confined, danger, framed for murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 3K
Broken (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After dating a wonderful man, Hope comes back home, sees her daughter Jennifer and goes to sleep. She wakes-up in the woods with a psychopath...
Style: rough, bleak, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, survival, forest, danger, mind game, captivity, confined, family in danger, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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, black market, gory, survival, transplant, chase, slasher, bondage, torture, murder, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, hostage, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, deadly, crimes, rivalry, isolation, danger, shotgun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 13K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: model, serial killer, gory, gore, violence, prostitute, stalking, psychopath, shotgun, mannequin, park, rage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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