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: christmas eve, survival, danger, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, monster, invasion, creature, trapped in a building, characters killed one by one, husband wife relationship, urban, escapades, deadly, christmas, party, earthquake, agoraphobia, murder, death of son, family in danger, death of child, death of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, isolation and escapades mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Blackout: The Rig (2010), Animal (2014), The Jungle (2013), Unearthed (2007), Blood Shed (2013). 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: rough, scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, sea, deadly creature, escapades, dangerous animal, gory, deadly, confined, forces of nature, rescue, survival, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, monster, survival, deadly, danger, isolation, friends, deadly creature, supernatural, husband wife relationship, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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87%
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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: scary, suspenseful, rough, scenic, exciting ...
Plot: jungle, survival, danger, isolation, deadly creature, deadly, monster, confined, escapades, creature
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
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80%
 4.0
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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: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, deadly, gory, supernatural, chaos, race against time, isolation, danger, confined, riddles and clues, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: 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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: survival, confined, deadly creature, deadly, danger, isolation, supernatural, homeless, storage unit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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75%
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Sector 7 (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In Sector 7, an underwater oil field located south of Jeju Island, Hae-jun is working as a marine equipment manager on an oil prospecting ship called Eclipse. Joining the crew later is Jeong-man, a former colleague of Hae-jun's father, assigned ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean or sea, supernatural, isolation, danger, heroes, deadly, confined, communication problem, escapades, deadly creature, survival, sea creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
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100%
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The Rats (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: rat, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, gory, danger, isolation, experiment gone awry, hospital, power outage, subway, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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72%
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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, scary, rough
Plot: island, deadly, quarantine, disorder, experiment gone awry, escapades, deadly creature, small town, danger, gory, plague, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: terrorism, chaos, media, supernatural, confined, chaos and mayhem, violence spree, escapades, survival, danger, isolation, plague ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
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65%
The Lost Tribe (2009)
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: suspenseful, scary, rough, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: island, survival, deadly creature, gory, danger, isolation, friends, characters killed one by one, castaway, monsters, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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64%
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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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, snake, survival, ancient mystery, deadly creature, confined, isolation, danger, chases and races, giant snake, escape, supernatural ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: exciting, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: yacht, jungle, confined, deadly creature, escapades, crimes, supernatural, gory, deadly, danger, isolation, island ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
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62%
 3.8
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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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: lake, dangerous animal, friends, ocean or sea, deadly, buddies, youth, isolation, danger, survival, deadly creature, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: glacier, scientist, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, iceberg, isolation, danger, monster, violence, mutant, impalement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alps, europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough
Plot: skiing, deadly, danger, isolation, deadly creature, confined, escapades, friends, friendship, supernatural, survival, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A top secret experiment intended to produce a superhuman has gone terribly wrong. Now the creators, trapped in a remote desert outpost, are being pursued ruthlessly by their creation. With the door sealed from within, there is no way out.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, mutant, gory, superhuman powers, confined, experiment gone awry, desert, danger, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Area 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, deadly creature, survival, government facility, deadly, danger, supernatural, death of child, no survivors, new year's eve, flare gun, point of view ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.2
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Silent Venom (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, dangerous animal, save the day, race against time, survival, mutant, adventure, daring rescue, deadly, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: rough, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, decapitation, monster, survival, escapades, crimes, confined, deadly creature, slasher, deadly, disorder, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2008
Place: usa
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58%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Plot: murder, urban, psychopath, survival, prank, chase, reunion, isolation, youth, danger, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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57%
 3.4
 937
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: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, working undercover, disorder, gory, deadly, mental institution, danger, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Snakes on a Train (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Under a powerful Mayan curse, snakes are hatched inside a young woman, slowly devouring her from within. Her only chance for survival is a powerful shaman who lives across the border. With only hours to live, she jumps on a train headed for Los ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curse, train, snake, survival, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, danger, confined, supernatural, characters killed one by one, human becoming an animal, transformation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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54%
Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee Nightmare (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Bees attack an isolated country house, a family must stick together to survive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: escapades, countryside, dangerous animal, confined, survival, animal life, deadly, disorder, isolation, danger, abandoned house, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly, village, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, escapades, imaginary, confined, chases and races, curses spells and rituals, isolation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
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53%
 2.8
 412
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, serious, scary
Plot: best friends, danger, murder, deadly, escapades, dangerous animal, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, school, survival, ghost, storage unit
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Camel Spiders (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Based on actual creatures that for years have tormented our armed forces in the Middle East, these creatures have now invaded the southwestern deserts of the United States. The Camel Spiders now freely hunt for prey, unafraid of any predator - ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant spider, deadly, danger, dangerous animal, desert, escapades, creature feature, military, survival, spiders, tourist, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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52%
 5.3
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Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, slasher, serial killer, survival, rescue, danger, gory, murder, forest, religions or cults, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.2
 615
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: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, confined, space and aliens, survival, supernatural, deadly, evil alien, isolation, danger, deadly creature, zombie, satellite ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Paranormal Incident (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The infamous Odenbrook Sanitarium closed after a mass suicide occurred within its walls. Sixty years later, six college students armed with cameras and recording equipment venture into the asylum to prove the existence of the paranormal. Thrills ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, mental institution, confined, survival, isolation, danger, haunted house, haunted by the past, blackout, flashback, night vision, found footage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Children of the Corn: Genesis (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tim and Allie seek shelter in a remote desert compound after becoming lost and stranded. A strange Manson-like character, Preacher, reluctantly allows them inside with strict orders to be gone by morning and not wander "where you are not ...
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, off the road, curses spells and rituals, confined, escapades, religions or cults, danger, youth, isolation, deadly, supernatural ability, farmhouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%