Movies like The Silent House

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The Silent House (2010)
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The Silent House (2010)
Original name: La casa muda
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Uruguay
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Laura (Florencia Colucci) and her father Wilson (Gustavo Alonso) arrive at a cottage off the beaten path in order to repair it since its owner (Abel Tripaldi) will soon put the house on sale. They will spend the night there in order to start the repairs the following morning. Everything seems to go on smoothly until Laura hears a sound that comes from outside and gets louder and louder in the upper floor of the house. Wilson goes up to see what is going on while she remains downstairs on her own waiting for her father to come down. The plot is based on a true story that occurred in the 1940s in a small village in Uruguay. La casa muda focuses on the last seventy eight minutes, second by second, as Laura tries to leave the house unharmed and discovers the dark secret it hides.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, rough, twists and turns, scary, serious, surprise ending, slasher
Plot: domestic disturbance, family in danger, survival, family problems, escapades, village, father daughter relationship, haunted house, painting, escape, family relations, parents and children, isolation, confined, forest, dead man, assassin, doll, running, radio, darkness, home invasion, ghost child, loss of father, dead father ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, contemporary, 40s
Place: uruguay, latin america

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Most similar movies to The Silent House

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and tense films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, isolation, supernatural, confined and family problems mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Silent House: Prey (2010), Open Water 2: Adrift (2006), Adopting Terror (2012), Dark Woods (2003), First Born (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Silent House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sarah returns with her father and uncle to fix up the family's longtime summerhouse after it was violated by squatters in the off-season. As they work in the dark, Sarah begins to hear sounds from within the walls of the boarded-up building. ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: family in danger, survival, uncover truth, haunted by the past, supernatural, country house, confined, parents and children, isolation, family problems, father daughter relationship, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 953
Prey (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, several deer hurl themselves unexpectedly against the electric fence of a farm. Seeing deep signs of biting on the animals’ bodies, the farm owners realise that a predator is roaming about the neighbouring woods. Having determined to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: forest, survival, couples, family gatherings, human nature, family problems, wild boar, mystery, murder, strong violent content, deadly creature, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Open Water 2: Adrift (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A weekend cruise on a luxurious party yacht goes horribly wrong for a group of old high-school friends. They forget to let the ladder down before they jump into the ocean for a swim. The boat proves impossible to climb. They are stuck in the water ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious ...
Plot: survival, human nature, friendship, couple relations, social relations, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, drowning, cruise, isolation, family relations, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Adopting Terror (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tim and Cheryl Broadbent are excited to finally adopt Mona, a beautiful baby girl. But when the baby's biological father starts stalking them, their world turns upside down: through intimidation, manipulation, and violence, he is determined to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: psychopath, stalking, murder, family in danger, crimes, family problems, parents and children, adoption, husband wife relationship, rivalry, domestic disturbance, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.1
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Dark Woods (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The crew of the TV show "Real TV" with controlling boss Gunnar on the front line will soon begin production of a reality show for which participants are selected to survive in the wilderness. Gunnar has gathered a production team of four ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, survival, psychopath, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, forest, escapades, confined, corpse, gas mask ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Bleeding House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Smiths -- a family with a secret past -- are visited by a sweet-talking southern gentleman who is looking for small town humanity. But they'll soon find out that kindness towards strangers is not always rewarded, and the secretive ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, psychopath, mysterious character, family life, obsession, vengeance, haunted by the past, family problems, crimes, violent death, family secret, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.7
 3K
First Born (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Laura's expecting. Her husband, Steven's a loving guy but has little time for her. Her mom lives thousands of miles away. Forced to give up on her dreams, she's always been a bit edgy. A C-section drives her over the edge, making her ...
Style: serious, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense
Plot: family in danger, mentally unstable, parents and children, nanny, family problems, mind game, obsession, isolation, suburbs, ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Secrets in the Walls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to the suburbs but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, serious, exciting ...
Plot: ghost, starting over, supernatural, family in danger, single parent, mentally unstable, family problems, psychopath, family relations, missing child, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.2
 1K
Detour (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher ...
Plot: forest, isolation, survival, deathtrap, escapades, stranded, video surveillance, confined, computers and web, redneck, surveillance, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
House of Bones (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Psychic Heather Burton and a team of TV ghost hunters travel to investigate a haunted house surrounded by rumors of paranormal activity.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, tv show, supernatural, confined, curses spells and rituals, survival, escapades, media, isolation, no survivors, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 4K
Beneath (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A crew of coal miners becomes trapped 600 feet below ground after a disastrous collapse. As the air grows more toxic and time runs out, they slowly descend into madness and begin to turn on one another. Inspired by true events.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, ambiguous ending
Plot: mine, miner, survival, confined, supernatural, trapped, race against time, isolation, father daughter relationship, machismo, hallucination, coal mine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 21K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, forest, dangerous animal, bear attack, camping, nature, bear, wilderness, lost, isolation, lost in the woods, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 6K
Long Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mother Nature gets revenge on some careless campers in this remastered version of the Australian horror classic.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating
Plot: dangerous animal, forces of nature, survival, couples, wilderness, confined, isolation, crumbling marriage, family problems, nature, camp, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
It's in the Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: One year after a tragic incident tore their family apart, a grieving son and his estranged father embark on a journey into the wild to reconcile their past. When a horrifying accident leaves Russell badly injured, and strands them in the wild, it is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: survival, ghost, isolation, wilderness, supernatural, rescue, parents and children, estrangement, escapades, stalking, forest, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 2K
Crowsnest (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In late summer of 2011, five young friends on a road trip went missing after being attacked by nomadic cannibals in a huge RV. Video was recorded by the victims & recovered by police as evidence in their still-unsolved murders.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary ...
Plot: on the road, murder, survival, isolation, buddies, confined, mystery, friendship, wilderness, violence, friends, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 3K
Barricade (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A father's quiet retreat to the woods with his two children turns into a fight for survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: supernatural, survival, ghost, isolation, family in danger, parents and children, mystery, forces of nature, forest, family relations, confined, winter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 6K
The Bunker (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1944, in the Belgian - German border, seven German soldiers survive an American attack in the front and lock themselves in a bunker to protect the position. Under siege by the enemy and with little ammunition, they decide to explore underground ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, psychological, scary ...
Plot: soldier, world war two, bunker, isolation, wartime life, survival, escapades, ghost, plague, tunnel, german, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, predating the haunting of the Lambert family in the earlier movies and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm The Further.
Style: scary, frightening, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural horror, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, demon, family problems, ghost, psychic, supernatural power, seance, evil spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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An American Terror (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh wakes each day to a series of Hells. Between uncaring parents and bullying at school he has little to live for. After a brutal event and ensuing humiliation of an online video, Josh and his friends decide to take revenge by staging a massacre ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, confined, teenage life, isolation, crimes, psychopath, vengeance, torture chamber, social relations, youth, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.5
 466
Crash Site (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vacationing couple's jeep crashes in an isolated location. They have to fight their way back to civilisation in spite of injuries and dangerous animals.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: lost in the woods, survival, race against time, dangerous animal, escapades, isolation, family in danger, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, forest, parents and children, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.8
 2K
Within (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 8 explorers trapped in a Russian cave system are hunted by an unknown presence.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, serial killer, survival, adventurer, rescue, research, chaos, confined, escapades, isolation, wilderness, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Uninvited Guest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What if ... you let a stranger into your house to use your phone, but while you've been patiently waiting in the kitchen, he just disappears ... or does he? Félix, an architect who has just split up with his girl-friend and inhabits a huge ...
Style: scary, realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: crimes, domestic disturbance, architect, paranoia, intruder, mystery, missing person, family problems, voyeurism, hunting, hearing voices, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 2K
Baby Blues (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a secluded family farm, a mother suffers a psychotic break due to postpartum depression, forcing the eldest son to protect his sibling from the mother they have always known and loved.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, family relations, siblings relations, isolation, babies and infants, mother kills own child, parents and children, survival, struggle for survival, depression, survival horror, depressed woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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House Hunting (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two families go to an open house and can't leave
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: haunted house, captivity, survival, family in danger, confined, supernatural, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, strong violent content, real estate agent, car accident, dead girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 66K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 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: surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, riddles and clues, mystery, memory loss, murder, nervous breakdown, investigation, family relations, crimes, family in danger, mental patient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Prosperous professional couple Mike and Christine are settling in for a standard evening of wine, TV and low-level marital hostility when a ring on their doorbell changes everything. Turns out their son Sebastian is in a little trouble with some ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, revenge, family relations, parents and children, juvenile delinquency, confined, isolation, family in danger, domestic disturbance, couples, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The House at the End of Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Dulce, a mother who has encounters with apparitions inside her old house. She must decipher a mystery that could trigger a prophecy: the death of her family.
Style: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, haunted by the past, mystery, family in danger, murder, ghost, dealing with death, life is a bitch, family problems, parents and children, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.0
 2K
Foreclosed (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a young family moves into a foreclosed house, the previous owner begins a campaign of intimidation and terror. The deranged man will stop at nothing to get his home back.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: family in danger, psychopath, family problems, stalking, family in crisis, murder, stalker, deception, domestic disturbance, house, deaf woman, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 3K
Haze (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A man awakes to find himself trapped in a dirty, confined crawlspace. He barely has enough room to move. He also has no memory of why he’s there, or why he’s bleeding from a stomach wound. Apparently drugged, he occasionally ‘zones out’ of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: survival, imprisonment, isolation, confined, maze, escape, claustrophobia, surrealism, prison, escapades, rivalry, deadly ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%