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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, serious, rough, suspenseful, christmas horror
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas eve, deadly creature, survival, danger, isolation, confined, supernatural, urban, monster, invasion, creature, characters killed one by one, trapped in a building, husband wife relationship, deadly, escapades, christmas, party, earthquake, agoraphobia, murder, death of son, family in danger, death of child, death of husband ...
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 suspenseful, scary, serious and rough films with plots about survival, danger, deadly, isolation, supernatural, escapades and deadly creature mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Blackout: The Rig (2010), Unearthed (2007), The Rats (2002), The Jungle (2013), Sector 7 (2011). 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, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, sea, ocean or sea, deadly creature, gory, survival, confined, danger, deadly, supernatural, dangerous animal, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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100%
 4.0
 3K
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, gory, deadly creature, survival, archaeologist, alien life-form, isolation, riddles and clues, supernatural, confined, deadly, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 2K
The Rats (2002)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, tense
Plot: rat, dangerous animal, survival, gory, deadly creature, danger, urban, hospital, experiment gone awry, isolation, power outage, subway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.0
 766
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, deadly creature, danger, deadly, isolation, monster, confined, escapades
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.6
 2K
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, survival, isolation, ocean or sea, confined, danger, deadly, heroes, supernatural, escapades, communication problem, crying ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 3K
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 creature, gory, survival, small town, experiment, experiment gone awry, plague, danger, deadly, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 2K
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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: terrorism, gory, survival, violence spree, virus, rage, chaos and mayhem, isolation, plague, radio show, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, dangerous animal, deadly creature, monster, survival, isolation, danger, violence, iceberg, mutant, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alps, europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: skiing, deadly creature, survival, danger, deadly, friendship, isolation, confined, escapades, supernatural, friends, war veteran ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.6
 3K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: found footage, survival, danger, deadly, deadly creature, supernatural, government facility, blood on camera lens, radio, pistol, blood, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.8
 3K
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: lake, dangerous animal, survival, danger, ocean or sea, fish, high school, boat, deadly, buddies, deadly creature, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: yacht, jungle, gory, deadly creature, survival, island, danger, escapades, isolation, confined, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.2
 976
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, survival, mutant, deadly creature, adventure, race against time, isolation, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, monster, decapitation, deadly creature, school, crime gone awry, rite, confined, danger, slasher, survival, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Plot: murder, deadly creature, slasher, isolation, urban, wilderness, in the woods, crimes, deadly, serial killer, chase, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.8
 6K
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: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: vacation, deadly creature, in the woods, survival, predator, animal, confined, danger, deadly, isolation, supernatural, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.0
 551
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: deadly creature, survival, isolation, confined, danger, deadly, supernatural, homeless, storage unit
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: gory, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, mental institution, supernatural, deadly creature, survival, experiment gone awry, working undercover, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.3
 5K
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, rough, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, psychopath, serial killer, gory, survival, forest, slasher, rescue, fanatic, murder, danger, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, chases and races, village, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades, curses spells and rituals, isolation, confined, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.0
 5K
247°F (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Four friends travel to a lakeside cabin for a carefree weekend, the fun turns into a nightmare when 3 of them end up locked in a hot sauna. Every minute counts and every degree matters as they fight for their lives in the heat up to 247°F.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, heat, sauna, danger, isolation, in the woods, friendship, haunted by the past, friends, dog, race against time, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.4
 1K
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, deadly creature, survival, isolation, supernatural, danger, deadly, escapades, ancient mystery, chases and races, confined, snake ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 5K
Mulberry St (2006)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A mysterious virus, carried by mutant rats, creates pandemonium in New York City in which rat-bite victims turn into homicidal rat-mutants. This movie centers on six tenants of a small apartment complex on the Lower East Side Mulberry Street as they ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, dangerous animal, gory, urban, deadly creature, mad scientist, save the world, survival, vengeance, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Quarantine 2: Terminal (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A plane is taken over by a mysterious virus. When the plane lands it is placed under quarantine. Now a group of survivors must band together to survive the quarantine.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, quarantine, survival, gory, isolation, mystery, plague, mutant, supernatural, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, deadly creature, evil alien, survival, isolation, confined, danger, deadly, supernatural, space and aliens, playing pool, trapped in a building ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: countryside, danger, dangerous animal, survival, isolation, animal life, confined, deadly, escapades, disorder, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 3K
Komodo (1999)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the 70's, some Komodo Dragon eggs were dumped on an North Carolina island. Somehow, the baby Komodos survived, and twenty years later they have grown up and taken over the island for themselves. Young Patrick has lost his parents and his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: island, dangerous animal, isolation, survival, family in danger, danger, animal life, deadly, animal attack, endangered species, creature feature, mutant ...
Time: 90s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 31K
Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, bleak, bloody, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, zombie, infected, death, hit by a car, creature, blood splatter, infection, weekend, partners in crime, hostage, torn in half ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.8
 392
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: school, ghost, danger, supernatural, best friends, dangerous animal, survival, curses spells and rituals, murder, deadly, escapades, storage unit
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, danger, mental institution, survival, haunted house, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, night vision, found footage, flashback, blackout ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%