Movies like Dead Innocent

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Dead Innocent (1997)
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Dead Innocent (1997)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Suzanne, a single parent and succesful lawyer, returns home to find her daughter missing. About to call the police, she is confronted by a disembodied voice warning her that if she attempts to leave or seek help, her daughter will die. Suzanne discovers she is being monitored through surveillance cameras operated by the tyrannical voice. The voice informs her that in order for her daughter to live, Suzanne must commit suicide. In a race against time Suzanne must think of a scheme to get a message to the outside world...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, graphic violence, confined, woman in danger, mysterious character, police, supernatural being, family relations, parents and children, missing child, rivalry, strong female presence, child in peril, race against time, power relations, revenge, suicide, justice, mother daughter relationship, legal, surveillance, chases and races, danger, swimming pool
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Dead Innocent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, crimes, kidnapping, confined, woman in danger, deadly and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Horror and Crime genres. Some movies like Dead Innocent: Carjacked (2011), Engaged to Kill (2006), Visible Scars (2012), The Entrance (2006), Junkyard Dog (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Carjacked (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her child are carjacked by a bank robber who has no intention of letting them go.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: fugitives, hostage, hijacking, bank robber, manipulation, woman in danger, on the road, rivalry, crimes, single parent, burglar, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Engaged to Kill (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Abby Lord (Maria del Mar) is kidnapped and her husband Robert Lord (Joe Lando) has to pay off a million dollar ransom. Based on a True Life story.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: woman in danger, confined, rivalry, family relations, crimes, false identity, wedding ring, abduction, revenge, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, gambling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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100%
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Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, confined, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, woman in danger, ghost, mountain, graphic violence, supernatural, haunted house, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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52%
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The Entrance (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A police detective is swept into a web of deception and, in search of the truth, finds herself in a contest with forces of the occult.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, hostage, curses spells and rituals, crimes, ghost, rivalry, confined, evil, demon, occult, investigation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 3.8
 754
Junkyard Dog (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, scary ...
Plot: cannibalism, serial killer, halloween, kidnapping, captivity, graphic violence, crimes, law enforcement, confined, psycho killer, cannibal, female fighter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tennessee
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46%
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Tripfall (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial killer turns the life of a family on vacation into a nightmare.
Style: serious, psychological, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, race against time, psychopath, rivalry, daring rescue, gang, crimes, confined, parents and children, serial killer, murderous pair ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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45%
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Sick Boy (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Plot: woman in danger, child illness, confined, parents and children, family problems, zombie, violence, murder, virus, killer child, domestic disturbance, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 1.9
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The Life Zone (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Kidnapped by a mysterious figure, three women find themselves trapped in an abandoned hospital. Held against their will for months, the prisoners are faced with life-transforming decisions and must struggle for their lives.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: captivity, pregnancy, hospital, kidnapping, confined, mysterious character, isolation, woman in danger, psychopath, unwanted pregnancy, abortion clinic, kidnapper kidnapped relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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44%
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Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage boy discovers the perpetrators of several brutal kidnappings in his home town.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, survival, confined, forest, graphic violence, teenager, psychopath, crimes, brutality, death, youth, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Claustrofobia (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Eva opens her eyes a young girl finds herself chained terrified for being abused. Her fears become reality in a way no one could ever imagine.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: quest, captive woman, kidnapped woman, woman in danger, confined, isolation, bondage, crimes, schizophrenia, held captive, survival, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, amsterdam
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42%
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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, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister incest, strong violent content, kidnapping, survival, psychopath, confined, woman in danger, police officer killed, perversion, extreme violence, sexual content, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Kenneyville (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: There is something seriously wrong with Kenneyville. When, a young woman, KIM (Kelsey Oluk), from Toronto goes missing and police mysteriously drop the case earlier than expected, two private detectives are hired to find her. With undercover ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: graphic violence, small town, confined, woman in danger, crimes, rescue, uncover truth, captivity, partners, private detective, missing person, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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41%
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Bone Daddy (1998)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Doctor Palmer, a former pathologist, wrote a fictional book based on his real cases. In the book, the madman gets caught, but in reality he is still uncaught. After the book is released, Palmer's editor is kidnapped. Palmer soon is sent a ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, medical examiner, crimes, kidnapping, pathologist, law enforcement, writer's life, parents and children, psychopath, corpse, mystery, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Stalked (1994)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clean-cut, handsome looking psychiatric patient Daryl Gleeson finds himself hopelessly falling in love with restaurant owner Brooke Daniels, after having instinctively rescued her little son Mikey from a traffic accident. When she doesn't ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: stalking, crimes, family relations, obsession, murder, fear, jealousy, widow, group therapy, rescue, psychotic, psychiatry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: slasher, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, survival, confined, mind game, psychopath, obsession, isolation, woman in danger, captivity, master criminal, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Tattoo (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Karl Kinsky, an unbalanced tattoo artist, becomes obsessed with Maddy, a model he meets when he is hired to body-paint several women for a photo shoot, making the women look like they have large tattoos. As Kinsky grows more obsessed with Maddy, he ...
Style: tense, psychological, slasher, neo noir, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, obsession, tattoo, crimes, mentally unstable, prison, fashion model, nudity (full frontal - brief), bondage, woman in danger, voyeurism, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, woman in danger, crimes, missing girl, held captive, lake, psychopath, writer's life, river, abduction, agent ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, revenge, parents and children, family relations, juvenile delinquency, confined, isolation, family in danger, domestic disturbance, robbery, child in peril ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, ransom, teenage life, confined, crimes, rivalry, survival, psychopath, wilderness, one man army, empire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Endure (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a shocking photo of a young woman is found inside the twisted metal of a fatal car crash, veteran detective Emory Lloyd must risk everything to identify and find the woman before it's too late.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: kidnapping, police detective, police investigation, partners, race against time, woman in danger, confined, reluctant partners, law enforcement, crimes, swamp, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Troubled Waters (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Intrepid FBI agent Beck, assigned to solve the case of a multimillionaire couple's missing daughter. As clues begin to reveal themselves, Beck draws an explosive line connecting the kidnapper and the girl's mother -- and brings to light ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, riddles and clues, supernatural ability, race against time, supernatural, infidelity, missing child, who done it, dishonesty, betrayal, clairvoyant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Stalker (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: crimes, confined, mentally unstable, isolation, murder, paranoia, country house, woman with a gun, railway, bad girl, artists and showbiz, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Die! Die! My Darling! (1965)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is terrorized by her fiance's demented mother who blames her for her son's death.
Style: psychotronic, slasher, suspense, noir, tense ...
Plot: religious fanatic, insanity, mental illness, hostage, female protagonist, death of son, female psychopath, mental disorder, woman in danger, village, mother-in-law, confinement indoors ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Scissors (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a young woman is attacked in the elevator she meets her neighbours (two brothers) for the first time. One of the brothers has a secret, the other has a crush on her. Her analyst tries to help her over the attack, but when she is invited to a ...
Style: neo noir, surprise ending, suspense, scary, psychological ...
Plot: twins, psychoanalysis, woman in danger, crimes, mystery, mysterious character, mind game, losing-it hero, attempted rape, female protagonist, mental illness, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.1
 473
Do No Harm (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emily Edmunds has a great job and a great guy, Mark. But when Mark is killed in a plane crash, a distraught Emily attempts suicide.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, crimes, doctors and patients, woman in danger, suicide attempt, plane crash, murder, psychiatrist, loss of husband, life turned upside down, power relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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38%
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Gone (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman - Malin (Ledarp) - has recently gone through a family trauma. She decides to leave his hometown and start a new life in a city north. During his long drive, she meets a mysterious man (Bergqvist) that begins persecuting her. Before she ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: survival, woman in danger, mysterious character, stalking, escapades, hopes, crimes, chase, countryside, starting over, female fighter, redneck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, survival, kidnapping, race against time, isolation, track down, crimes, mentally challenged, mentally unstable, confined, graphic violence, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.3
 6K
The Clinic (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While traveling across country with her fiancé, Beth wakes alone in an isolated clinic to a mother's worst nightmare. Just how far will she go to save her child?
Style: scary, disturbing, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: mysterious character, captivity, missing person, confined, wrong place wrong time, kidnapping, woman in danger, isolation, crimes, violence spree, clinic, on the road ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
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37%
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Bereavement (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1989, six year old Martin Bristoll was kidnapped from his backyard swing in Minersville Pennsylvania. Graham Sutter, a psychotic recluse, kept Martin imprisoned on his derelict pig farm, forcing him to witness and participate in unspeakable ...
Style: slasher, scary, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, child, evil man, psychopath, missing child, confined, crimes, hostage, child in peril, isolation, woman in danger, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
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Crisis Point (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Criminal psychologist Cameron Grainger is Detroit’s go-to hostage negotiator. Blaming herself when a crisis she’s handling goes wrong and a young man is killed, she removes herself from service. But she is called back into sudden and terrifying ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, siblings relations, family relations, forced into action, criminal psychologist, woman in danger, crimes, nypd, confined, strong female presence, negotiator, bank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%