Movies like Whisper

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Whisper (2007)
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Whisper (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Convicted felon Max Truemont (played by Josh Holloway) is hired to execute a kidnapping of the son of one of the richest women in the state. Along with his fiancée Roxanne (played by Sarah Wayne Callies), Max joins two other strangers who were also hired by the same absent mastermind behind the kidnapping.
Style: scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful, tense, gloomy, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, evil child, mind control, murder, hostages, hostage, confined, danger, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, partners in crime, ransom, isolation, infidelity, drowning, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, supernatural ability, crimes, supernatural, graphic violence, starting over, mentally unstable, family problems, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa, new england

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Most similar movies to Whisper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about danger, crimes, deadly, confined, murder, kidnapping and hostage mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Whisper: Senseless (2008), Nine Dead (2010), Seance (2000), Towards Darkness (2007), Hide and Seek (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Senseless (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: reality, missing person, deadly, confined, captivity, danger, isolation, prison life, terrorism, hostage, internet, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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95%
 5.5
 12K
Nine Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: serious, surprise ending, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: captivity, danger, confined, kidnapping, riddles and clues, survival, crimes, gory, deadly, crime, murder, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.6
 2K
Seance (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A psychic housewife and her husband become burdened with a kidnapped girl who escaped her assailant. Junko will not let her husband call the hospital or the police for purely selfish reasons. The girl dies while still in their house and her ghost ...
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, ghost, supernatural ability, family problems, supernatural, deadly, danger, crime gone awry, missing child, unlikely criminals, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Towards Darkness (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deals with 90 minutes in a kidnapped hostage's life, and the frustration his family, a special ops team, and a man in charge of delivering the ransom money all feel as they rush to save him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, deadly, crime gone awry, danger, missing child, race against time, destiny, terrorism, chase, rivalry, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Hide and Seek (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, missing person, psychopath, pregnancy, captivity, mentally unstable, confined, family problems, deadly, surrogate mother, obsession, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
And Soon the Darkness (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two American girls on a bike trip in a remote part of Argentina split up and one of them goes missing, the other must find her before her worst fears are realized.
Style: disturbing, serious, scary, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, friendship, torture, rescue, missing person, deadly, confined, psychopath, danger, isolation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.7
 2K
The Keeper (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an apparently exemplary cop abducts and secretly imprisons a beautiful dancer, a deadly battle of wills between captor and captive ensues.
Style: psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, psychopath, missing person, kidnapping, woman in danger, psychological thriller, stripper, deputy sheriff, mind game, riddles and clues, who done it, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.7
 1K
Three Way (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lew is a small time loser with a troubled past and a very big secret. Overhearing a couple plan a kidnapping, Lew is tempted to come up with a scheme of his own. He decides to get to the victim first and then blackmail the real criminals. His plan ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, adultery, kidnapping, crime gone awry, blackmail, betrayal, who done it, love, nude girl, dishonesty, crime, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hollywood Flies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Life is the buzz.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, chase, heist, crime gone awry, murder, danger, woman in danger, kidnapping, couples, missing person, hitman, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 6K
The Entitled (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, crime gone awry, confined, danger, confinement indoors, partners, crimes, breaking point, unlikely criminals, disorder, rich ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.3
 459
The Entrance (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A police detective is swept into a web of deception and, in search of the truth, finds herself in a contest with forces of the occult.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, scary ...
Plot: hostage, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, ghost, rivalry, supernatural, confined, deadly, kidnapping, evil, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.1
 388
Deer Crossing (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film centers around retired police detective Derrick Stanswood (Mann), who is called by a successful doctor about an unsolved case involving his wife Maggy (Cottrel) and their son, Cole (newcomer Kevin Fennell). Chasing after loose ends in a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: investigation, captivity, private detective, danger, farm, confined, crimes, deadly, kidnapping, small town, abduction, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 2K
Repentance (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An earnest life-coach/author, Thomas Carter, is mysteriously abducted by a deranged client, Angel Sanchez, who delves into Thomas' teachings and uses his spiritual messages of Karma - action and reaction (Vipaka), against him to terrorize him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: psychopath, confined, family in danger, deadly, rivalry, crimes, split personality, murder, maniac, terror, villain, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 2.4
 898
Death Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American photographer has an affair with a mysterious woman (Yoshikawa), which leads him into a confrontation with the occult.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, supernatural, couples, deadly, rivalry, crimes, wilderness, mentally unstable, love affair, vengeance, infidelity, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 514
Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, confined, isolation, danger, ghost, woman in danger, deadly, law enforcement, haunted house, mountain, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 16K
Mother's Day (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: hostage, mind game, psychopath, siblings relations, violence spree, mentally unstable, danger, crimes, deadly, confined, sadistic horror, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.4
 596
N-Secure (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, betrayal, crimes, infidelity, breakup, rivalry, obsession, danger, couples, couple relations, jealousy, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.1
 8K
Grace (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the wake of a horrific car accident that kills her husband, Michael, expectant mother Madeline Matheson discovers that her daughter, Grace, has died in the womb. Ignoring her doctor's warnings that the fetus must be removed from her body, a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, danger, supernatural, deadly, confined, evil child, murder, doctor, baby, curse, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: hostage, murder, diner, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, deadly, danger, rivalry, isolation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 820
The Watch (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Cassie, a psych student, was kidnapped and traumatized as a child by a disturbed person. To exorcise her demons and to finish her thesis, she decides on an experiment in isolation, working at a secluded watch tower as a fire lookout. But once ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: isolation, manipulations, mind game, danger, manipulation, mystery, haunted by the past, rivalry, female protagonist, supernatural, surveillance, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, deadly, isolation, afterlife, witness, haunted by the past, ghost, forest, strangulation, very little dialogue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 407
Show Me (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When two squeegee kids descend upon Sarah and her luxury sedan, the fuse is lit on a tense cat and mouse tale of captors and captives. Sarah is forced to continue her trip to an isolated cottage where the twisted trio bait and entice one another in ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, mind game, deadly, couples, rivalry, isolation, danger, woman in danger, youth, confined, teenage life, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 442
The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heist, police investigation, mind game, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, danger, rivalry, survival, deadly, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.8
 666
Killing Ariel (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, a female demon attacks Rick, a contentedly married man. Under the spell of the demon, he takes a beautiful young woman, Ariel, off to an isolated house for a weekend fling. There, bizarre and frightening things happen, and accidentally ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: supernatural, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, murder, isolation, crimes, deadly, couples, dishonesty, danger, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.0
 134
Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, deadly, on the run, crimes, danger, drug dealing, drug abuse, dishonesty, graphic violence, farm, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.9
 671
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: danger, mystery, ghost, prison, murder, confined, rivalry, supernatural, deadly, crimes, investigation, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 1K
Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: slasher, escaped prisoner, isolation, serial killer, deadly, buddies, crimes, confined, danger, murder, friends, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 2K
Rapt (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A rich industrialist is brutally kidnapped. While he physically and mentally degenerates in imprisonment, the kidnappers, police and the board of the company of which he is director negotiate about the ransom of 50 million euro.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: hostage, life turned upside down, kidnapping, dishonesty, confined, crimes, uncover truth, captivity, danger, abduction, ransom, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: belgium, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.8
 6K
Walled In (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Having finally secured her first assignment from her family's demolition business, Sam Walczak (Mischa Barton) is sent to supervise the destruction of an apartment house, only to discover a group of tenants still living in the condemned ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, building, architect, suicide, nightmare, tomb, vengeance, investigation, confined, supernatural, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, serial rapist, psychopath, serial killer, violence, hostage, rape, confined, danger, hostages, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%