Movies like A Perfect Getaway

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A Perfect Getaway (2009)
 6.5
 62K
A Perfect Getaway
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For their honeymoon, newlyweds Cliff and Cydney head to the tropical islands of Hawaii. While journeying through the paradisaical countryside the couple encounters Kale and Cleo, two disgruntled hitchhikers and Nick and Gina, two wild but well-meaning spirits who help guide them through the lush jungles. The picturesque waterfalls and scenic mountainsides quickly give way to terror when Cliff and Cydney learn of a grisly murder that occurred nearby and realize that they're being followed by chance acquaintances that suspiciously fit the description of the killers.
Style: tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, scenic, suspenseful, stylized, scary, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: survival, murderous pair, manipulation, mystery, escapades, cheating, chase, paranoia, twists & turns, wilderness, surveillance, brutality, honeymoon, murder, serial killer, island, drugs/alcohol, plot twist, murder mystery, danger, secrets, police investigation, identity, dialogue, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa

Most similar movies to A Perfect Getaway

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and serious films with plots about police investigation, twists & turns, chase, secrets, storytelling, catastrophe and dialogue mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like A Perfect Getaway: Joy Ride (2001), Exam (2009), Identity (2003), Jagged Edge (1985), The Deep (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.6
 59K
Joy Ride
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.
Style: tense, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, truck driver, psychopath, vengeance, murder, radio, road trip, prank, manipulation, deathtrap, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, colorado, nebraska, salt lake city utah, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.9
 90K
Exam
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, ambition, human nature, manipulations, psychology, plot twist, mind game, room, obsession, job, paranoia, dialogue ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   50%
 
 7.3
 202K
Identity
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery, murder mystery, murder, stranded, psychiatrist, hotel, investigation, death, psychology, paranoia, identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, nevada, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   67%
 
 6.5
 12K
Jagged Edge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, courtroom, court, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, crime, neo-noir, guilt, justice, plot twist, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   59%
 
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 6.2
 10K
The Deep
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A pair of young vacationers are involved in a dangerous conflict with treasure hunters when they discover a way into a deadly wreck in Bermuda waters...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: underwater, treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, chase, shark, voodoo, ocean or sea, chases and races, beautiful scenery, mad scientist, justice ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   66%
 
Eyes of Laura Mars
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer develops a disturbing ability to see through the eyes of a killer.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, disturbing, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, gory, police investigation, photographer, supernatural, murder mystery, murder, violence, fashion, chase, disco ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   74%
 
 7.5
 32K
Thesis
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While doing a thesis about violence, √Āngela finds a snuff video where a girl is tortured until death. Soon she discovers that the girl was a former student in her faculty...
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
Plot: murder, violence, mystery, investigation, serial killer, torture, hospital, strong sexual content, violent, psychology, twists & turns, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   57%
 
 6.4
 11K
Switchback
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, murder mystery, twists & turns, missing person, crime, chase, treasure hunt, police investigation, revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   71%
 
Presumed Innocent
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, bleak ...
Plot: murder, crime, mystery, lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, investigation, infidelity, guilt, adultery, revenge, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
 5.7
 8K
Night Train
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Romania
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Two Passengers (Sobieski and Zahn) and the conductor (Glover), discovered that a person has passed away on their Night Train cabin. They come across valuable diamonds on his person, that they decide to keep for themselves...
Style: suspenseful, surreal, serious, twists and turns, mind bending ...
Plot: train, mystery, betrayal, murder, crime, chase, crimes, twists & turns, greed, dishonesty, gory, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   64%
 
 6.5
 103K
Red Eye
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, kidnapping, hostage, chase, assassin, hitman, hotel, airport, paranoia, murder, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: dallas texas, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   51%
 
 5.9
 38K
Gone
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jill Parrish is trying to rebuild her life after surviving a terrifying kidnapping attempt. Though she is having a difficult time, she takes small steps toward normalcy by starting a new job and inviting her sister, Molly, to move in with her. ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, twist ending, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, woman in danger, twists & turns, crimes, survival, danger, sisters, haunted by the past, police investigation, justice, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   68%
 
 6.6
 48K
Copycat
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, crime, police investigation, psychology, psychopath, mind game, violence, murder mystery, twists & turns, psychiatrist, agoraphobia, paranoia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
Dressed to Kill
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, clever, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, violence, psychiatrist, manipulation, gory, guilt, crime, voyeurism, obsession, sex, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   70%
 
 6.2
 19K
Below
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the dark silence of the sea during World War II, the submarine U.S.S. Tiger Shark prowls on what should be a routine rescue mission. But for the shell-shocked crew, trapped together in the sub's narrow corridors and constricted spaces, this ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, mystery, supernatural, ghost, survival, underwater, ghosts, rescue, gory, wartime, paranoia, uncover truth ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   48%
 
 6.2
 41K
The Hole
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.
Style: psychological, tense, twist ending, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, youth, police investigation, mystery, twists & turns, manipulation, survival, murder, psychology, isolation, death, party ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   69%
 
 7.8
 302K
The Game
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In honor of his birthday, San Francisco banker Nicholas Van Orton, a financial genius and a coldhearted loner, receives an unusual present from his younger brother, Conrad -- a gift certificate to play a unique kind of game. In nearly a nanosecond, ...
Style: psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: neo noir, game, life turned upside down, uncover truth, mystery, psychology, birthday present, existentialism, manipulation, mind game, rich snob, life philosophy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   53%
 
 6.3
 45K
The Loft
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: For five men, the opportunity to share a penthouse in the city -- in which to carry on extramarital affairs -- is a dream come true, until the dead body of an unknown woman turns up. Realizing that her killer must be one of their group, the men are ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, mystery, infidelity, murder mystery, betrayal, friendship, adultery, drugs/alcohol, uncover truth, twists & turns, psychiatrist, cheating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, new jersey, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
 7.6
 340K
Saw
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: torture, survival, serial killer, gory, mind game, insanity, violence, slasher, murder, game of death, brutality, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
 6.3
 139K
Flightplan
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A claustrophobic, Hitchcockian thriller. A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet the child vanishes and nobody admits she was ever on that plane.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, mystery, kidnapping, paranoia, chase, missing child, conspiracy, death, twists & turns, fbi, murder, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
 6.6
 2K
See No Evil
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the English countryside, Sarah Rexton (Mia Farrow), recently blinded in a horse riding accident, moves in with her uncle's family and gallantly adjusts to her new condition, unaware that a killer stalks them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, disability, mystery, investigation, slasher, blindness, amateur detective, murder mystery, voyeurism, pornography, twists & turns ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
The Killing Room
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four volunteers sign up for what initially appears to be a typical paid research study, only to discover that they've unwittingly become involved with a classified government program that was said to have been terminated nearly two decades ago.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychology, memory loss, government agency, death, survival, twists & turns, manhunt, mind game, suicide, paranoia, race against time, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
 6.3
 25K
Open Grave
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man awakes-- without memory -- in a pit full of bodies and must figure out if the people who rescued him are the killers, or if he is the murderer.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, twist ending ...
Plot: memory loss, zombie, paranoia, virus, amnesia, murder, blood, uncover truth, apocalypse, mystery, plot twist, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
 6.0
 58K
Dream House
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, haunted house, murder, supernatural, investigation, memory loss, plot twist, amnesia, family in danger, twists & turns, murder mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   52%
 
 6.0
 70K
Snake Eyes
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: All bets are off when corrupt homicide cop Rick Santoro witnesses a murder during a boxing match. It's up to him and lifelong friend and naval intelligence agent Kevin Dunne to uncover the conspiracy behind the killing. At every turn, Santoro ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, stylized, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, investigation, assassination, conspiracy, murder mystery, boxing, corruption, murder, betrayal, neo noir, hotel, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey, usa, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
 6.6
 57K
Kiss the Girls
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: police investigation, mystery, investigation, serial killer, kidnapping, chase, murder, missing person, police, interracial romance, brutality, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: north carolina, los angeles, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   50%
 
The Spanish Prisoner
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.
Style: clever, talky, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, mystery, investigation, greed, neo noir, murder, twists & turns, plot twist, con artists, con men, dialogue, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, caribbean, venezuela, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   46%
 
 6.2
 106K
The Strangers
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, hostages, serial killer, slasher, murder, isolation, home invasion, psychological thriller, violence, torture, brutality, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   57%
 
 7.4
 35K
Blow Out
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it. Curiosity gets the better of him ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, disturbing, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, paranoia, serial killer, murder, surveillance, chase, investigation, neo noir, conspiracy theory, amateur detective, guilt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   57%
 
 6.1
 9K
D.O.A.
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dexter Cornell, an English Professor becomes embroiled in a series of murders involving people around him. Dexter has good reason to want to find the murderer but hasn't much time. He finds help and comfort from one of his student, Sydney ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mystery, murder, police investigation, vengeance, destiny, race against time, neo noir, hospital, protagonist as suspect, writer's life, college, twists & turns ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   63%
 
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