Movies like Backcountry

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Backcountry (2014)
 6.0
 22K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, captivating, realistic, psychological, scary, sexy, sinister ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, forest, camping, nature, wilderness, dangerous animal, bear, lost in the woods, isolation, bear attack, lost, relationships, death, couple relations, monster, animal attack, disaster, supernatural, friendship, pandemic, walking dead, earth, life is a bitch, evil, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada

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Most similar movies to Backcountry

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and tense films with plots about danger, survival, wilderness, escapades, deadly, forest and nature mostly in Thriller, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Backcountry: The Grey (2011), Frozen (2010), Into the Grizzly Maze (2015), The Canyon (2009), The Ghost and the Darkness (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 254K
The Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
Style: suspenseful, tense, harsh, exciting, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, animal attack, snow, hunting, wolf, forces of nature, dangerous animal, air disaster, natural disaster, wolf attack, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.2
 74K
Frozen (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, snow, stranded, ski resort, frostbite, survival horror, sole survivor, winter, youth, friends, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Into the Grizzly Maze (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two estranged brothers reunite at their childhood home in the Alaskan wild. They set out on a two-day hike and are stalked by an unrelenting grizzly bear.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: animal attack, bear attack, survival, grizzly bear, creature feature, dangerous animal, family relations, siblings relations, monster, wilderness, camping, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 5K
The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, desert, honeymoon, grand canyon, tour guide, dangerous animal, animal attack, isolation, newlyweds, stranded, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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The Ghost and the Darkness (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sir Robert Beaumont is behind schedule on a railroad in Africa. Enlisting noted engineer John Henry Patterson to right the ship, Beaumont expects results. Everything seems great until the crew discovers the mutilated corpse of the project's ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, scenic ...
Plot: survival, adventure, dangerous animal, jungle, animal attack, lion, adventurer, obsessive quest, colonialism, hunting, heroes, courage ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: africa, kenya, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.7
 58K
Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, jungle, amazon rainforest, alone, adventurer, rescue, nature, hallucination, raft, river, wilderness, lost ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, year 1981, year 1980
Place: bolivia, south america, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.9
 1K
Bear (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young couples are driving through a remote forest when their car breaks down. When a run-in with a curious grizzly bear ends up with the bear being shot to death, the bear's mate arrives on the scene and vengefully attacks their van. The ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary, psychological thriller
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, forest, bear, survival, dangerous animal, confined, pregnant woman, creature feature, travel, killer animal, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 75K
The Edge (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The plane carrying wealthy Charles Morse crashes down in the Alaskan wilderness. Together with the two other passengers, photographer Robert and assistant Stephen, Charles devises a plan to help them reach civilization. However, his biggest obstacle ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, adventure, bear, grizzly bear, bear attack, marital infidelity, hunter, billionaire, survivor, older man younger woman relationship, nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: alaska, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 5.8
 54K
Open Water (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two divers are left out at sea without a boat. There’s nothing but water for miles, unless they look at what’s underneath them...
Style: scary, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, shark, isolation, stranded, ocean, shark attack, panic, animal attack, diving, water, loneliness, fish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Open Water 2: Adrift (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A weekend cruise on a luxurious party yacht goes horribly wrong for a group of old high-school friends. They forget to let the ladder down before they jump into the ocean for a swim. The boat proves impossible to climb. They are stuck in the water ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, psychological, tense ...
Plot: survival, human nature, yacht, social relations, family in danger, uninhibited rivalry, drowning, isolation, shark, sea, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.0
 2K
Grizzly Park (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant grizzly bear stalks 8 troubled young adults and a park ranger in a forest reserve called Grizzly Park after making the demise of an escaped serial killer.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, slasher ...
Plot: grizzly bear, youth, confined, animal attack, dangerous animal, survival, forest, mind game, isolation, wilderness, serial killer, stalking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 20K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, survival, ocean, killer shark, shark attack, tourist, boat, panic, creature feature, boat accident, dangerous animal, diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.2
 227K
The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, dark, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, cave, creature, survival horror, expedition, group of friends, trapped, adventure, woman in danger, mutant, claustrophobia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north carolina, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 15K
Black Water (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia.
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: crocodile, survival, animal attack, swamp, tourist, rescue, creature feature, tour guide, couples, dangerous animal, monster, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 8K
Prey (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: animal attack, wilderness, survival horror, survival, dangerous animal, stalking, nature, family relations, poacher, family life, escapades, creature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 6K
Long Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: dangerous animal, forces of nature, survival, nature, confined, wilderness, couples, crumbling marriage, isolation, family problems, creature feature, desert island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 26K
Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, factual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, survival, supernatural, snow, mountain, time travel, winter, secrets, monster, missing person, murder, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1980
Place: russia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 31K
Rogue (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From the director of Wolf Creek comes this terrifying look at nature's perfect killing machine. When a group of tourists stumble into the remote Australian river territory of an enormous crocodile, the deadly creature traps them on a tiny mud ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crocodile, monster, animal attack, dangerous animal, isolation, stranded, creature, death, survival, survival horror, travel, beast ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 40K
The Hunter (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Martin, a mercenary, is sent from Europe by an anonymous biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for the last Tasmanian tiger.
Style: suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, psychological, dark ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, hunter, mercenary, little boy, greed, manipulation, twists and turns, obsessive quest, bio weapon, beautiful scenery, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tasmania, australia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 56K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, cave, expedition, disaster, death, forces of nature, deathtrap, adventure, underground, struggle for survival, beautiful scenery, scuba diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: papua new guinea
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.8
 6K
Preservation (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three family members head deep into the woods for a hunting trip that doubles as a distraction from their troubles at home. When all of their gear is stolen, they turn on each other, but soon realize there are much more treacherous forces at work.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, manhunt, survival horror, masked killer, forest, camping, child with gun, stalking, couple relations, human prey, escapades, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: gothic, scary, dark, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, beast, female werewolf, mythical creature, transformation, wilderness, cheerleading, sister, curses spells and rituals, winter, snow ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 86K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: suspense, slasher, brutal, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, torture, forest, youth, camping, strong violent content, chase, gang, fear, murder, lost in the woods, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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It's in the Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart, a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves Russell badly injured, and strands them in the wild, it is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: ghost, survival, isolation, wilderness, supernatural, rescue, parents and children, escapades, estrangement, stalking, forest, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 16K
Wrecked (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man awakens in a car wreck at the bottom of a steep cliff. He can't remember who he is or how he got there, but a report over the radio fills in some of the blanks, as it describes a violent bank robbery and names a perpetrator who happens to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, clever, psychotronic ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: memory, amnesia, alone, hallucination, memory loss, survival, isolation, murder, forest, lost in the woods, haunted by the past, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 5K
Grizzly (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fifteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, slasher, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grizzly bear, national park, park ranger, hunter, camping, animal attack, wilderness, creature feature, survival, obsessive quest, rescue, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Morocco
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibalism, desert, survival, torture, rape, human monster, stranded, kidnapping, victim, trapped, fear, escape attempt ...
Time: year 2006, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 219K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: realistic, scenic, dramatic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, mountain, mountaineer, mountain climbing, stranded, climbing, snow, natural disaster, beautiful scenery, man versus nature, forces of nature, adventure ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 20th century
Place: mount everest, himalaya, nepal, asia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 57K
Alive (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The amazing, true story of a Uruguayan rugby team's plane that crashed in the middle of the Andes mountains, and their immense will to survive and pull through alive, forced to do anything and everything they could to stay alive on meager ...
Style: realistic, emotional, disturbing, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: survival, air disaster, disaster, stranded, starvation, cannibalism, death, catastrophe, natural disaster, snow, adventure, human spirit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: andes mountains, chile, uruguay, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Clawed: The Legend of Sasquatch (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a group of poachers is found mauled to death in the woods of the Pacific Northwest -- mirroring a grisly slaying that happened years ago, known as the "Echo Mountain Massacre" -- angry locals are convinced that the infamous Sasquatch ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: bigfoot, camping, legends and myths, forest, small town, adventure, mountain, rivalry, vengeance, monster, survival, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%