Movies like Cruise of Fear

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Cruise of Fear (1993)
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Cruise of Fear (1993)
Original name: Voyage
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Morgan and Catherine Norvell have their future plans ready. In Monte Carlo, their sailboat is stocked. From there they are going to sail to Malta and live on the boat for a year. They have bought some real estate with an old ruin of a hotel on it, which they are going to rebuild. A few days before they are about to start, they meet Gil and Ronnie Freeland. They would give anything to join them for a couple of days on the sea, and no sooner said than done, all four of them are enjoying the sweet life on the boat. The Norvells soon discover that it was a big mistake to invite them on board...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: ship, psychopath, couples, family in danger, survival, isolation, adventure, danger, ocean or sea, terror, stranded, travel, hotel, deadly, sex, dancing, party, island, fishing, water, restaurant, beach, vacation, tourist, sailboat ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe

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Most similar movies to Cruise of Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, deadly, crimes, isolation, rivalry, psychopath and survival mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Cruise of Fear: Love Sick Love (2012), Deadly Cargo (2003), The Canyon (2009), For Elise (2012), Caught Inside (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Love Sick Love (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Dori and Norman, two stunning and sophisticated serial daters, are destined to endure a terrifying journey through perfect couple-hood: Valentine's, Easter, Halloween, Christmas and New Year. Except with psychopath Dori, it all needs to take ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: isolation, dangerous attraction, danger, couples, psychopath, confined, weekend, country house, holiday, female psychopath, obsession, held captive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 522
Deadly Cargo (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Journalist Sara joins timid Victor and pregnant wife Thais, instructors Ivan and Edgar, and local kid Drui in Senegal for some underwater exploration. When their craft blows up following a misfired bullet, they float around in the water for a while ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: ocean or sea, murder, survival, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, rescue, isolation, ship, man overboard, pregnancy, stowaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.9
 4K
The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, honeymoon, deadly, dangerous animal, desert, danger, tour guide, grand canyon, isolation, newlyweds, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, survival, isolation, race against time, deadly, track down, crimes, danger, chases and races, confined, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 5.3
 655
Caught Inside (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Surfing charters are meant to be a trip to Paradise. With six male surfers stuck on a boat, there's bound to be some friction. When two of the surf crew are replaced at the last minute with girls - the heat is turned way up. The one single girl ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: survival, rivalry, isolation, danger, trapped, losing-it hero, confined, psychopath, ship, ocean or sea, surfing, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.3
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The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, family in danger, danger, murder, crimes, crime, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: realistic, psychological, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, mind game, rescue, psychopath, isolation, slasher, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: michigan, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, murder, dishonesty, family relations, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, crumbling marriage, babies and infants, psychopath, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 5.5
 2K
Blind Side (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple visits Mexico to scout a new location for their furniture manufacturing business and hit a cop with their car on the way back stateside. Realizing that if they report it they could land in a Mexican jail (guilty until proven innocent) they ...
Style: psychological, serious, bleak, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: pregnancy, hit and run, rivalry, danger, haunted by the past, investigation, mysterious character, crime, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
King of the Hill (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, mountain, chase, race against time, survival, manhunt, on the run, adventure, isolation, wilderness, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.9
 753
Shelter Island (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ally Sheedy is a retired golfer turned motivational speaker. Patsy Kensit plays her lover and also works with her. There is another girl as well. There are some difficulties at work, a New York firm. So Ally decides she's going to go away for ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: island, mind game, danger, crimes, couples, woman in danger, obsession, dangerous attraction, mysterious character, isolation, stalking, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Don't Let Him In (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, slasher, danger, deadly, countryside, crimes, couples, isolation, murder, psychopath, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.4
 1K
Dark Blood (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmed in 1993 but never completed due to River Phoenix's death, Dark Blood tells the story of Boy, a young widower living on a nuclear testing site in the desert. Boy is waiting for the end of the world and carves Katchina dolls that ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: desert, captivity, danger, isolation, couples, dangerous attraction, on the road, under the surface, radiation, contamination, off the road
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, one man army, captivity, confined, crimes, teenage life, survival, danger, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, ransom ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 1K
Event 15 (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three soldiers get trapped in an elevator when terrorists set off a dirty bomb. But when White escapes, her world turns upside down as she realizes nothing is what it seems.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: military, soldier, isolation, survival, danger, confined, losing-it hero, post traumatic stress disorder, trapped in an elevator, elevator, veteran, terrorist attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 1K
Terror Trap (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Driving to a weekend getaway, a car breakdown strands young couple Don and Nancy (David James Elliot and Heather Marsden) while passing through a small, rural Louisiana town. Finding the couple on the roadside, the towns inhospitable Sheriff Taylor ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: masked killer, danger, survival, confined, crimes, deadly, gory, gang, strong violent content, car accident, funeral, snuff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 235
Facade (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It should have been a simple murder. But a botched job, an old flame, and too many loose ends can spell just one thing for businessman Colin Wentworth: chaos!
Style: rough, serious, dark humor, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, hitman, vengeance, crimes, crime, danger, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief), hotel, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.7
 166
Devil Girl (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fay is a small town girl on a cross country road trip, trying to escape her own reality after the death of her father. When her muscle car breaks down during a drag race she finds herself stranded along route 66 in an isolated desert town. Short on ...
Style: bleak, surreal, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: woman in danger, desert, small town, psychopath, escapades, survival, deadly, dealing with death, danger, female protagonist, stripper, devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.3
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The Stray (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a drifter is struck by a car the driver offers to take him back from the hospital to her home in order to nurse him back to health...which turns out to be one of the biggest mistakes of her life.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: danger, crimes, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, male female relationship, violence, restaurant, police detective, murder, revenge, drifter, homeless ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 2K
Exit Speed (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: bus, gang, murder, survival, psychopath, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, danger, chase, off the road, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The beautiful Lauren gets married with an older man. She is unexpectedly confronted with her ex, an escaped criminal.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, betrayal, femme fatale, revenge, power relations, frame up, crime, crimes, jail, vengeance, neo noir, sexual content ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.4
 362
Tripfall (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial killer turns the life of a family on vacation into a nightmare.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, murderous pair, daring rescue, hostages, parents and children, crimes, confined, chases and races, rivalry, gang, religions or cults ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Kaaterskill Falls (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A romantic road trip to the Catskills for some much-needed time alone turns bumpy for Ren (Hilary Howard) and Mitchell (Mitchell Riggs) in this indie film directed by Josh Apter and Peter Olsen. After picking up a hitchhiker, Lyle (Anthony Leslie), ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, isolation, mysterious character, danger, estrangement, stalking, hitchhiker, married couple, mind game, graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Crew (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Still depressed over the suicide of his mother, Bill has no idea that he's in for a wild ride when he and his wife Jennifer board the yacht owned by her bigoted lawyer brother. Along for the trip: a rock musician and his wife, as well as the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: hostage, rescue, hostages, survival, captivity, isolation, danger, adventure, forces of nature, confined, one man army, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Surviving Crooked Lake (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A summertime canoe trip turns into a nightmare for four 14-year-old girls.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: survival, teenage girl, teenage life, estrangement, starting over, youth, danger, wilderness, haunted by the past, escapades, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mother's Boys (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sexy but unstable wife and mother Jude walked out on her family three years ago. Now, just as suddenly, she is back. But her husband, Robert, has fallen in love with Callie, an assistant principal at his sons' school. He asks Jude for a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, injury, family problems, obsession, infidelity, dysfunctional family, family in danger, family life, stalking, danger, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 175
Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when three armed robbers invade her home.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: hostage, family in danger, hostages, criminal's revenge, kidnapping, crime gone awry, isolation, crimes, confined, home invasion, teenage girl, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laurel has the boyfriend of her dreams, Kevin. He can and will do anything for her. He is totally devoted to her but the downside is that he won't leave her alone. When she tries to get some distance he responds with aggressiveness. It finally ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: obsession, woman in danger, visceral, crimes of passion, paranoia, parents and children, couple relations, crimes, fall in love, dangerous attraction, love and romance, psychopath ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: erotic, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, deadly, family problems, danger, couples, psychopath, strong sexual content, dishonesty, femme fatale, manipulation, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
House of Good and Evil (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a family tragedy in the chaotic city, Chris and Maggie Conley, in a last-ditch effort to save their dying marriage, purchase an isolated home in the deepest woods, to which they quickly discover evil has a key.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: family in danger, starting over, crumbling marriage, family problems, isolation, family tragedy, danger, out of the way, domestic disturbance
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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