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Antarctic Journal (2005)
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Antarctic Journal (2005)
Original name: 남극일기
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During their journey the expedition led by Captain Choi Do-hyung discovers a journal that was left behind by a British expedition 80 years earlier. The journal was remarkably preserved in a box in the snow and Kim Min-jae, another member of the expedition, gets the job of examining it. It turns out that the two expeditions shared the same goal and soon other strange similarities between them start to show up.
Style: atmospheric, mind bending, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: isolation, danger, escapades, mystery, confined, delusion, paranoia, fight, death, suicide, snow, ice, storm, weather, helicopter, hallucination, korean, murder, mistrust, blood, trust, blizzard, corpse, underwater, sabotage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica

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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 100 min.
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Audience: teens
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Siberia (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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The Last Winter (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Iceland
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary ...
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Place: alaska, usa, mississippi
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Haze (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A man awakes to find himself trapped in a dirty, confined crawlspace. He barely has enough room to move. He also has no memory of why he’s there, or why he’s bleeding from a stomach wound. Apparently drugged, he occasionally ‘zones out’ of ...
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Incubus (2006)
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Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.
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After... (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Urban Exploration. The practice of investigating areas not designed for public use. But strange things can happen in the dark, closed-off areas of history beneath the streets of Moscow, and what started as a way for Nate to escape his grief quickly ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 100 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
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Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, rough, realistic ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
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Barricade (2012)
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Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
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Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating
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Style: offbeat, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
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Duration: 95 min.
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Duration: 83 min.
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 4.4
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Duration: 77 min.
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