Movies like Chernobyl Diaries

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Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
 5.0
 61K
Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since the disaster more than 25 years earlier. After a brief exploration of the abandoned city, the group members find themselves stranded, only to discover that they are not alone.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending, dark, bad ending, talky, intense, atmospheric ...
Plot: stranded, tourist, nuclear power plant, radiation, mutant, death, brutality, group of friends, abandoned building, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, survival, virus, zombie, chase, wilderness, dog, violence, stalker, soldier, bear, vacation, abandoned house, stalking, ex military ...
Place: ukraine, kiev ukraine, paris france, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense and serious films with plots about danger, brutality, death, blood, violence, murder and supernatural mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Chernobyl Diaries: Devil's Pass (2013), Chernobyl: Exclusion Zone (2014), The Hills Have Eyes (1977), Hell House LLC (2015), Evil Things (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: snow, survival, supernatural, danger, ancient mystery, uncover truth, plot twist, legends and myths, deadly, isolation, found footage, time travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1980
Place: russia, antarctica
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Chernobyl: Exclusion Zone (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 48 min.
Story: 5 youths give chase after a man who has stolen 8 million rubles from them. The man reveals on his video blog his intention to travel to Chernobyl. With every kilometer the journey of the heroes becomes more dangerous and confusing.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: sent to the past, time machine, friends, adventure, danger, youth, gunfight, escapades, betrayal, dishonesty, redemption, catastrophe ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: russia, ussr
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The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, harsh, rough ...
Plot: cannibalism, blood, desert, incest, kidnapping, rape, survival, stalking, gory, danger, family in danger, violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, mine, usa, southern california
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, suspenseful, tense, brutal
Plot: haunted house, investigation, dark secret, brutality, violence, halloween, hanging, group of friends, murder, supernatural power, ghost, mysterious death ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
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Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: serious, rough, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, found footage, stalking, survival, isolation, group of friends, murder, missing person, violence, trap, fear, loss of control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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28%
 6.8
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It Follows (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For 19-year-old Jay, fall should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But a seemingly innocent physical encounter turns sour and gives her the inescapable sense that someone, or something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, depressing, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, stalking, ghost, dangerous attraction, paranoia, death, friendship, chase, group of friends, fright, being followed, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: michigan, detroit, usa, california
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25%
 6.3
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Afflicted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends' tour of Europe takes a dark turn when one of them contracts a mysterious illness. They race to find out what it is and how to cure it before the sickness consumes him completely.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, stylized ...
Plot: race against time, deadly, buddies, danger, deadly virus, friends, cure, on the road, infected, supernatural, vampire, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, italy, paris france, barcelona spain, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 155K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, plague, trapped, danger, videotaping, deadly creature, paranoia, shooting, cannibalism, characters in danger, infected, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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In Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Driving, lost and tormented in the night, primal fears of the dark and the unknown give way to fear that you have let the evil in, or that it is already there.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, danger, fear, psychopath, stranger, survival, in the woods, road trip, wilderness, off the road, dark secret, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
My Bloody Valentine (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ten years ago, a tragedy changed the town of Harmony forever. Tom Hanniger, an inexperienced coal miner, caused an accident in the tunnels that trapped and killed five men and sent the only survivor, Harry Warden, into a permanent coma. But Harry ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, brutal, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, slasher, survival, psychopath, miner, small town, death, gory, haunted by the past, old love, danger, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
House on Haunted Hill (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A remake of the 1959 film of the same name. A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, ghost, murder, mental institution, danger, haunted by the past, survival, gory, mystery, vengeance, isolation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, in the woods, legend, danger, mysterious place, survival, friends, wilderness, panic, supernatural, fear, videotaping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.8
 24K
Valentine (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five friends are stalked and murdered by a masked assailant while preparing for Valentine's Day.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, psychopath, mystery killer, woman in danger, danger, violence against women, valentine's day, gory, revenge, school ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.0
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Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
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 6.8
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Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
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23%
 6.0
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Quarantine (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
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 4.2
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The Gallows (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, year 1993 ...
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 406K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, frightening, psychological ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 5.0
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Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending, scary, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 2010s, 80s
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22%
 6.5
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[Rec] 2 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The action continues from [REC], with the medical officer and a SWAT team outfitted with video cameras are sent into the sealed off apartment to control the situation.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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22%
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Trapped in a London subway station, a woman who's being pursued by a potential attacker heads into the unknown labyrinth of tunnels beneath the city's streets
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tunnel, subway, chase, survival, woman in danger, danger, gory, train, deadly, deadly creature, insanity, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a babysitter, then returns seven years later to menace her again.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, private detective, murder, psychopath, urban legend, stalking, serial killer, police investigation, obsession, vengeance, gory, family in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
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22%
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Cujo (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A friendly St. Bernard named "Cujo" contracts rabies and conducts a reign of terror on a small American town.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saw (2004)
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: scary, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: surprise ending, scary, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John Form has found the perfect gift for his expectant wife, Mia - a beautiful, rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress. But Mia's delight with Annabelle doesn't last long. On one horrific night, their home is invaded by members of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: teens
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Place: usa, california, pasadena california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.0
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Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, dark ...
Plot: supernatural, danger, murder, found footage, family vacation, country house, investigation, urban legend, haunted by the past, family in danger, amateur detective, dark past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Hills Have Eyes (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Romania
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, desert, survival, cannibalism, victim, kidnapping, fear, rape, escape attempt, danger, genetically altered, massacre ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2006
Place: new mexico, mine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: suspense, scary, dark, suspenseful, bad ending ...
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Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Autopsy (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily Johnson, her boyfriend Bobby and their friends Clare and Jude are recent college grads driving cross-country, taking a last vacation together before they face the "real" world. An accident leaves them hurt and stranded on a lonely ...
Style: rough, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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