Movies like Carriers 1998

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Carriers (1998)
 5.1
 198
Carriers (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A female Army doctor and a journalist team up to track a killer virus.
Plot: epidemic, quarantine, virus, monkey, military, missing child, hospital, doctor, genetic engineering, jeep, car accident, informant, cover up, axe, dead boy, biological warfare, harbor, traffic accident, outburst, password, jungle
Place: usa, boston, delaware

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Most similar movies to Carriers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspense, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about hospital, doctor, danger, epidemic, death, virus and plague mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Carriers: Contagious (1997), Hidden (2015), Stigma (1972), Outbreak (1995), Isolation (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 295
Contagious (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When some shrimp from Mexico, tainted with Cholera, is served to some people on a plane bound for LA. An outbreak ensues. And a doctor sets out to find the source and contain it before it turns into a epidemic. And if things weren't bad enough, ...
Plot: hospital, epidemic, doctor, cholera, catastrophe, drug smuggling, infection, answering machine, airplane, shrimp, medical, dead children ...
Place: colombia, taipei, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 19K
Hidden (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A family takes refuge in a fallout shelter to avoid a dangerous outbreak.
Style: suspense, dark, psychological, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: post apocalypse, quarantine, virus, bomb shelter, survival, epidemic, underground, murder, father daughter relationship, nightmare, mother daughter relationship, military ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.1
 158
Stigma (1972)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A black doctor ex-convict returns to the all-white town he knows as home and discovers a deadly disease threatening the citizens. He must fight prejudice and time if he is to save the town.
Plot: doctor, sheriff, epidemic, virus, island, conspiracy, sexually transmitted disease, female nudity, teenage girl, infected, newcomer, lighthouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 115K
Outbreak (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A deadly airborne virus finds its way into the USA and starts killing off people at an epidemic rate. Col Sam Daniels' job is to stop the virus spreading from a small town, which must be quarantined, and to prevent an over reaction by the White ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, quarantine, epidemic, research, biological warfare, bio weapon, monkey, danger, antidote, society, fighting the system, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1967, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: usa, africa, california, san francisco, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.6
 217
Isolation (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this eerie hospital chiller, a medical student wakes up in an isolation room, gravely ill with no idea how she got there or how to get out. Trying to make sense of her plight and save herself, she finds the hospital staff distinctly unhelpful.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, isolation, confined, woman in danger, danger, barn, running, throat slitting, hospital room, medical student, garden, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An investigative reporter Nellie Bly, who’s on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women’s Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, atmospheric, dark
Plot: mental institution, female reporter, investigation, violence, fish out of water, mistreatment, psychiatrist, strong female lead, torture, doctors and patients, investigative reporter, memory loss
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 104
Exclusive (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The famous TV journalist Marcy Singer receives an anonymous phone call that orders her to the Blue Moon bar. When she arrives, she finds 6 corpses. Urged by her new boss, she investigates the case, and soon learns about evidence against her own ...
Style: suspense, mysterious
Plot: suspect, candle, held at gunpoint, campus, television studio, paramedic, ex convict, victim, newspaper clipping, police car, blonde, microphone ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
How Awful About Allan (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After an eight-month stay in a mental hospital, a tormented man comes home to live with his sister; but a mysterious boarder may be trying to kill him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: mental institution, brother sister relationship, car accident, house fire, blindness, teaching the ways of the world, haunted by the past, deadly, university, college, mental illness, hospital ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 6.1
 689
Body to Body (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Laura Bartelli is a stripper in a French bar. She retires after a moody landscape architect named Marco Tisserand asks her to abandon her life and share his. However, after her red Volkswagen runs off the road en route to the rendezvous, she ends up ...
Plot: stripper, car accident, female nudity, police, bare breasts, hospital, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), striptease, child's point of view, strip club, coma
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 1K
Beyond (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective teams with a tabloid psychic to track down a missing child.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: missing child, police detective, police investigation, race against time, seance, partners, crimes, danger, illusion, supernatural, family problems, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 148
Mortal Fear (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the provocative best-selling novel, a brilliant scientist finds the hidden link that can save countless lives, but when a crazed killer uses the same information to play God, millions are at risk. Dr. Jennifer Kessler is the one person who ...
Plot: eyeglasses, bathtub, scientist, caucasian, dental mask, doctor, corpse, morgue, latex gloves, surgical mask, medical mask, car accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Lords of Discipline (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Will arrives for his last year at Military Academy, in the Deep South USA, in the 1960's. A black student, Pearce, has been accepted, for the first time and Will is asked to keep an eye out for the inevitable racism. The racists come in the ...
Style: serious, sincere, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: racism, friendship, idealism, injustice, military life, terminator, fighting the system, investigation, rebellion, college life, society, school ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 152
Donor (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A poor Filipino woman seeks money by donating a kidney to a rich Arab man. When the donation is halted due to a ban on such international transplants, she decides to wed the man instead.
Plot: blood on hand, doctor, eyeglasses, friend, stretcher, stethoscope, patient, medical, surgical gown, hospital, surgical mask, bus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Moon Over Hong Kong (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jake, a disenfranchised special forces agent "in retirement" has been summoned up by the secret service to find and kill an enemy agent named the Black Dahlia.
Plot: military, anal sex, syringe, injection, erotica, shower, erection, espionage, doctor, spy, male nudity, gay lead character ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Private Duty Nurses (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A trio of beautiful private-duty nurses that practice more than the medical arts must confront underground drug traffickers, racism and murder in their local hospital.
Plot: racism, nurse, exploitation, hospital, social issues, panties, female removes her clothes, girl in panties, lust, erotica, bare breasts, scantily clad female ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Deliver Them from Evil: The Taking of Alta View (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man (Rick Worthington) assaults the Alta Vista Hospital taking four women, a man and two babies as hostages. He wants to kill Dr. Garrick, who, according to Worthington, ruined his life sterilizing his wife. He threatens to detonate a bomb. Based ...
Plot: disturbed individual, held at gunpoint, hostage, bandit, helicopter, hospital, pregnancy, night, hostage situation, sniper, police, insult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 73K
The Invasion (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Washington, D.C. psychologist Carol Bennell and her colleague Dr. Ben Driscoll are the only two people on Earth who are aware of an epidemic running rampant through the city. They discover an alien virus aboard a crashed space shuttle that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, psychological ...
Plot: alien, save the world, danger, virus, psychiatrist, quarantine, invasion, hysteria, alien invasion, sleeping, child in peril, survival ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: washington d.c., usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 1K
Event 15 (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three soldiers get trapped in an elevator when terrorists set off a dirty bomb. But when White escapes, her world turns upside down as she realizes nothing is what it seems.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: military, soldier, isolation, survival, danger, confined, losing-it hero, post traumatic stress disorder, trapped in an elevator, elevator, veteran, terrorist attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 6.7
 266K
Contagion (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, tense, emotional ...
Plot: virus, epidemic, plague, quarantine, pandemic, infected, infection, fate of humanity, scientist, chaos and mayhem, hysteria, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 70s
Place: asia, usa, hong kong, chicago illinois, minneapolis minnesota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 227
Black Death (1992)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On her way home in a plane to New York, the teenage Sarah gets very ill. She realizes too late that it's more than a cold and with her parents still on vacation, she breaks down in the middle of the street and dies shortly after in a hospital ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, apocalyptic
Plot: hospital, airplane, getting home, chases and races, danger, doctors and patients, race against time, deadly, catastrophe, terminal illness, plague, infection ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 154
Nevermore (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The movie stars Judd Nelson as a wealthy but unstable hermit who is convinced he will soon become insane much as his father did; his father actually did go insane and murdered Nelson's character's mother. He hires a private investigator ...
Style: suspense
Plot: paranoia, trunk, bored housewife, deception, car accident, train, security camera, alcohol, accidental shooting, sauna, old friends, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 470
Refuge (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic thriller set in the ruins of a collapsed America, Refuge follows a family’s struggle to survive and rebuild a life in the absence of civilization. In the wake of a catastrophic plague, the family lives a lonely existence, ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, home invasion, murder, epidemic, end of the world, gang, medication, husband wife relationship, child in peril, family home, shotgun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Stranger Inside (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman and her husband become the target of their fertility doctor.
Plot: doctor, stalker, drugged, perfume, couples, fertility, baby, alcohol, kidnapping, glass, married couple, blond hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 12K
The Patriot (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A deadly virus threatens to wipe out an entire Rocky Mountain town, leaving the town doctor to find some way to escape the soldiers who enforce the town's quarantine and devise an antidote. Matters take a more deadly turn after the physician is ...
Style: serious, rough, melancholic, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: small town, laboratory, hospital, rescue, deadly, race against time, chaos and mayhem, save the day, danger, farm, parents and children, antidote ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: montana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Til Death Do Us Part (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Michael and Madison Roland had planned to spend the rest of their lives together, until one day Michael's controlling ways turned their perfect marriage. With the help of her best friend, Madison decides to get away. After adopting a new ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: misogynist, marital abuse, marriage, escape, husband wife relationship, unplanned pregnancy, neighbor, neighbor neighbor relationship, waitress, hospital, domestic violence, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Stalked by My Doctor (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a teenage girl is miraculously saved by a heart surgeon, the doctor begins to flirt with her. Her father doesn’t believe her and unbeknownst to all, the doctor is obsessed with the girl.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: stalker, doctor patient relationship, obsession, abduction, surgeon, teenager, hospital, internet dating, mother daughter relationship, attempted murder, tied feet, first date ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 426
Death Dreams (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Despite her husband's doubts, a woman reaches out to her dead daughter with a psychiatrist's help.
Style: gloomy, serious, emotional
Plot: parents and children, uncover truth, dealing with death, crimes, afterlife, ghost, death in the family, family problems, solace, family relations, supernatural, trial ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 266
Pandemic (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: ER doctor Tsuyoshi Matsuoka receives a patient with a virus unlike anything he's seen before. His symptoms include high fever, convulsions, vomiting of blood and multiple organ failure. Could this be a new form of influenza or is it some other ...
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, psychological
Plot: epidemic, virus, pandemic, doctor, quarantine, plague, research, disaster film, disease, investigation, society, danger ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Jerusalem Countdown (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When nuclear weapons are smuggled into America, FBI Agent Shane Daughtry (David A.R White) is faced with an impossible task -- find them before they are detonated. The clock is ticking and the only people who can help are a washed up arms dealer ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, christian film
Plot: terrorism, danger, law enforcement, race against time, state affairs, chases and races, nuclear threat, christian, prayer, bomb, fbi agent, bible prophecy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, serial killer, law enforcement, murder, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, police investigation, couple relations, murder investigation, mysterious villain, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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