Movies like The Blackout 2009

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The Blackout (2009)
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The Blackout (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's Christmas Eve, the city goes dark, and the few remaining tenants of The Ravenwood find themselves trapped in their building. And they are not alone.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, isolation, deadly creature, characters killed one by one, christmas, invasion, supernatural, confined, creature, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship, creature feature, christmas eve, graphic violence, escapades, party, earthquake, murder, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, city, disaster, agoraphobia, darkness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa

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Most similar movies to The Blackout

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, monster and isolation mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Blackout: The Rig (2010), Unearthed (2007), Blood Shed (2013), Growth (2010), Animal (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Rig (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a tropical storm, the crew of an offshore oil rig must survive the rampage of a creature after invading its undersea habitat.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, sea monster, oil, ocean, isolation, deadly creature, survival, forces of nature, rescue, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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100%
 4.0
 4K
Unearthed (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the desert area of Hat Creek, cows are found partially devoured and the farmers believe that a wolf is attacking the cattle. The alcoholic Sheriff Annie Flynn is called by the local farmer Rob Horn to witness the remains of an animal to request ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, creature feature, alien life-form, desert, deadly creature, race against time, chaos, supernatural, riddles and clues, isolation, archaeologist, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.0
 651
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, isolation, deadly creature, storage unit, serial killer, graphic violence, stalker, prostitute, homeless, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 4K
Growth (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1989, a breakthrough in "advanced parasitic research" on Cuttyhunk Island gave scientists a jump in human evolution. Initial tests proved promising, as subjects experienced heightened physical and mental strength and awareness. But - ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: parasite, island, survival, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, quarantine, human experiment, redneck, virus, zombie attack, monster, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.6
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Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory, pursued by a menacing predator. Holed up in an isolated cabin, tensions mount as long-buried secrets are revealed. As ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, friends, isolation, forest, husband wife relationship, road trip, animal attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Forgotten Ones (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a devastating boat crash shipwrecks a group of friends in the jungles of an uncharted island, they are savagely picked off one-by-one by a cannibalistic enemy that evolution forgot. A horrifying action-adventure in the vein of Predator and Lost.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: shipwreck, jungle, island, deadly creature, survival, isolation, supernatural, escapades, cannibal, female fighter, monster, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.5
 4K
Tape 407 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Survivors of an airplane crash find themselves within the borders of a government testing area and pursued by predators.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, dinosaur, deadly creature, survival, supernatural, government facility, government, creature, eaten alive, air disaster, monster, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.7
 946
The Jungle (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Big cat conservationist LARRY BLACK and his film-maker brother BEN travel into the Indonesian jungle to find and document the rare and endangered Javan Leopard. As they travel deeper and deeper into the jungle they realise they are being stalked by ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, scenic, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, survival, found footage, monster, isolation, deadly creature, travel, animal attack, confined, escapades, creature, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Beneath (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six high school seniors celebrating with day's excursion find themselves on rowboat attacked by man-eating fish and must decide who must be sacrificed as they fight their way back to shore.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, dangerous animal, monster, lake, confined, isolation, youth, buddies, trapped, creature feature, eaten alive, drowning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
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Dead Air (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Logan Burnhardt is the ego-king of the airwaves, but his unflappable persona is put to the test when a terrorist bio-attack unleashes a plague of flesh-ripping maniacs on Los Angeles.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Plot: zombie, terrorism, survival, virus, confined, escapades, chaos, plague, violence spree, isolation, media, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lost Tribe (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While navigating with his girlfriend Alexis and his partners and friends Chris and Tom and his girlfriend Anna to a close a Broadband Internet access business in Asia in the motor pleasure yacht of Joe, they rescue a wounded drowned man in shock. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, castaway, deadly creature, monster, island, friends, isolation, characters killed one by one, female fighter, desert island, confined, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, crimes, survival, psychopath, isolation, forest, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Deadly Descent: The Abominable Snowman (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends go on a snowy adventure and come face to face with a deadly creature.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: skiing, mountain, isolation, survival, deadly creature, friendship, supernatural, bigfoot, winter, missing person, creature, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Rites of Spring (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A ransom scheme turns into a nightmare for a group of kidnappers who become victims of a horrifying secret that must be paid every spring.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, survival, deadly creature, supernatural, disorder, crime gone awry, confined, rite, creature, monster, farmhouse, human sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 3K
Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, survival, confined, isolation, escapades, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, demon, betrayal, death, chase, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 2.7
 479
The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: monster, murder, survival, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, supernatural, storage unit, deathtrap, group of strangers, rivalry, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Rats (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Brookedale Psychiatric Hospital is a crumbling institution which barely has enough money to remain open. Formerly a prison, it sits atop a warren of tunnels and sewage system viaducts. But Brookdale has a secret - a secret known by only one ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mental institution, survival, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, supernatural, creature feature, insect, animal attack, disorder, deadly creature, escapades, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.2
 9K
Exists (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends who venture into the remote Texas woods for a party weekend find themselves stalked by Bigfoot.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sasquatch, bigfoot, found footage, forest, creature, survival, cabin in the woods, monster, supernatural, legends and myths, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Parasitic (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After a strange meteor destroys a communications satellite and crashes into Tampa Bay, a sickly looking fish finds itself the meal of a beautiful nightclub bartender named Val. Moments later, as the bar is closed and locked tight, the infected Val ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, parasite, trapped in a building, meteorite, survival, deadly creature, isolation, evil alien, supernatural, monster, alien parasite, dancing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Super Hybrid (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Late one night, a mysterious car is brought into the Chicago police impound garage after a deadly traffic accident. The on-call mechanics soon discover the car has a mind of its own. With hundreds of horsepower and two tons of reinforced steel at ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: graphic violence, man versus machine, rivalry, escapades, chase, chaos, heroes, survival, female protagonist, violence spree, technology gone awry, female fighter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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23%
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The Boogens (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Otherworldly creatures inhabit the bootleg tunnels underneath a small town mining community, and they kill any of the townsfolk who invade their home.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, slasher ...
Plot: monster, deadly creature, supernatural, social relations, escapades, experiment gone awry, creature feature, abandoned mine, tentacle, winter, snow, female nudity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.5
 7K
Storage 24 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something nasty is lurking inside a secure storage unit. When a group of people get trapped inside, they need to find a way to get out of a building that's designed to keep things in...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: survival, trapped, storage unit, evil alien, alien invasion, eaten alive, locked in, supernatural, deadly creature, confined, isolation, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.9
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The Rats (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: rat, subway, dangerous animal, deadly creature, escapades, experiment gone awry, hospital, isolation, survival, creature feature, department store, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Cave (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a group of biologists discovers a huge network of unexplored caves in Romania and, believing it to be an undisturbed eco-system that has produced a new species, they hire the best American team of underwater cave explorers in the world. While ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, intense, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, survival, deadly creature, diver, monster, supernatural, parasite, adventure, transformation, creature feature, infection, mutation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2000s
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.5
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Abducted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jessica and Dave along with three other young couples are kidnapped in Griffith Park by unseen Abductors and must fight to escape certain death only to discover the world will never be the same.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, crimes, confined, abduction, survival, murder, violence, kidnapped, kidnapping, female nudity, police, forced prostitution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Blood Glacier (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a climate research station in the Alps, the scientists are stunned as the nearby melting glacier is leaking a red liquid. It quickly turns to be very special juice — with unexpected genetic effects on the local wildlife.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, exciting, slasher ...
Plot: monster, iceberg, deadly creature, scientist, survival, dangerous animal, isolation, supernatural, winter, mutant, snow, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, austria, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.3
 738
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, plague, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, violence spree, isolation, survival, disorder, toxic, mad scientist, virus ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
In the Year 2889 (1969)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The last seven survivors of a nuclear war barricade themselves against an attack by a mutant cannibal.
Style: apocalyptic, scary, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, mutant, end of the world, murder, radiation, survival, graphic violence, disaster, catastrophe, distopia, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 3.3
 2K
New Alcatraz (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Paleontologist Robert Trenton (Dean Cain) is called to Northeastern Antarctica near the Indian Ocean to help the FBI build an underground maximum-security military base and prison for the world's most dangerous criminals and terrorists. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snake, prison, survival, deadly creature, confined, ancient mystery, isolation, winter, escape, monster, giant snake, creature feature ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, antarctic, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
How to Make a Monster (2001)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Video game developer Clayton Software enlists the talents of a misfit group of programmers to develop the scariest computer combat game: EVILUTION. With four weeks to bring the game to market and a million-dollar bonus on the line, they utilize a ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, virtual reality, video game, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, supernatural, save the day, survival, a.i., vengeance, technology gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%