Movies like The Mooring

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The Mooring (2012)
 4.4
 1K
The Mooring (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Every 40 seconds a person goes missing. In northern Idaho, a group of teenage girls attended a summer camp to help them connect with nature without technology. They were told it would be a summer of change. As the girls' houseboat is suddenly stranded in the middle of the river an odd couple comes to their aid. What was suppose to be an act of kindness turns deadly as the girls find themselves on the run, being pursued through the forest by a brutal and determined killer.
Style: scary, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, chase, lake or river, teenage life, survival, crimes, youth, in the woods, confined, camp, missing person, on the run, summer camp, danger, isolation, escapades, deadly, woman in danger, boat chase, killer, pedophile, stockholm syndrome, kidnapping, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho

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Most similar movies to The Mooring

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, crimes, psychopath, serial killer, survival and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like The Mooring: Black Rock (2012), Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012), The Woods Have Eyes (2007), Deadly Weekend (2014), Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 8K
Black Rock (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Three childhood friends set aside their personal issues and reunite for a girls’ weekend on a remote island off the coast of Maine. One wrong move turns their weekend getaway into a deadly fight for survival.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, friends, manhunt, island, chase, communication problem, self defense, woman in danger, confined, reunion, isolation, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Nobody Gets Out Alive (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, camp, escapades, vengeance, survival, slasher, rivalry, friendship, danger, youth, crimes, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Woods Have Eyes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a group of young campers wander into the backwoods of upstate New York to see if Cappy's Cabin--a place they think exists only in urban legend--is real, they find themselves in a twisted game of predator and prey as night begins to fall. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Plot: murder, supernatural, serial killer, deadly creature, legends and myths, crimes, wilderness, chase, prank, slasher, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 2.9
 547
Deadly Weekend (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two young couples take one last trip to the country before moving to different cities. Unfortunately, when secrets come out and jealously takes a toll the weekend takes an unexpected and deadly turn for the worst.
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: confined, crimes, slasher, serial killer, gory, deadly, isolation, in the woods, survival, psychopath, violence, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One year ago, Nina survived the attacks of a serial killer. She wants to flee from these memories but one call at night recalls all memories and she is again in the middle of a murder mystery.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, isolation, woman in danger, danger, amateur detective, escapades, riddles and clues, crimes, confined, deadly, gory, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.2
 1K
Escapee (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While on a class observation trip at a local mental hospital, young psychology major, Abby Jones has a chilling encounter with high-risk patient, Harmon. She returns home for an evening of normal study with her two roommates unaware of the darkness ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: convict, deadly, psychopath, danger, woman in danger, isolation, track down, mental institution, confined, violence spree, obsession, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.3
 2K
Rogue River (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication, she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, tense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, survival, woman in danger, danger, confined, captivity, forced sex, kidnapped woman, police officer killed, torture, stabbed in the throat, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Keep Watching (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A family imprisoned by intruders is forced to play a terrifying game of "Kill, Or Be Killed". As the night unfolds, the game's mysterious rules become clear, and the family realizes their nightmare is being streamed live to riveted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, scary, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, danger, family in danger, murder, psychopath, deadly, isolation, manipulations, confined, mind game, found footage, hidden camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, survival, serial killer, crimes, mind game, psychopath, danger, woman in danger, stalking, prank, high school, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.7
 21K
ATM (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: scary, psychological, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, trapped, escape attempt, psychopath, survival, confinement indoors, stalking, captivity, confined, mysterious character, danger, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, lake or river, psychopath, underwater, crimes, woman in danger, danger, deadly, writer's life, director, lake ...
Time: 90s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
 3K
Dead Tone (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As another semester draws to a close at the University of Dreyskill, a simple game dreamt to help students avoid studying becomes a bloody battle for survival in this stalk-and-slash frightener from filmmaking duo Brian Hooks and Deon Taylor.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, slasher, crimes, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, youth, mind game, gory, survival, investigation, death ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.6
 10K
Rest Stop (2006)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, deadly, danger, woman in danger, crimes, confined, gory, chases and races, escapades, slasher, isolation, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Black Cadillac (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young men become terrorized in a high-speed car chase with a mysterious pursuant.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: car chase, mind game, friendship, escapades, chase, danger, survival, murder, crimes, deadly, rivalry, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.2
 800
Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, deadly, crimes, psychopath, murder, profiler, stalking, danger, phone terror
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.5
 2K
Naked Fear (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Diana (Danielle De Luca) takes a job as a stripper in a sleepy New Mexico town, she's unaware that her fellow dancers have been disappearing. The local sheriff (Joe Mantegna) is stumped, but Diana learns the truth when she becomes the next ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: small town, serial killer, survival, psychopath, manhunt, deadly, desert, kidnapping, woman in danger, danger, chase, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Rest Stop: Don't Look Back (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: One year after running away from home, Nicole and Jesse are still missing. When Jesse's brother, Tom, returns home from active duty, he sets out with his friends Marilyn and Jared to locate the lost couple. Their search leads them to the ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, ghost, gas station, kidnapping, missing person, isolation, danger, slasher, deadly, gory, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, chases and races, confined, crimes, woman in danger, stalking, captivity, gory, deadly, master criminal, psychopath, survival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 5.3
 5K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, slasher, survival, serial killer, rescue, danger, murder, gory, forest, confined, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, gory, survival, isolation, danger, woman in danger, slasher, countryside, couples, deadly, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.0
 575
Bleed (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Dana is failing Biology. To pass she must attend an extra credit assignment with several classmates that will lead them into a remote region of the Great Dismal Swamp, a place teeming with life... and death. While the group keeps one eye out for ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, buddies, youth, danger, psychopath, survival, crimes, escapades, teachers and students, serial killer, wilderness, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.4
 603
Circle (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When remorseless killer James Bennett escapes from lockdown in a mental hospital, an FBI agent and a U.S. Marshal track the madman to his hometown, where he plans to slay a group of graduate students studying his case. But to catch their prey, the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, mind game, crimes, riddles and clues, danger, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, rivalry, youth, student life, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.6
 803
Sam's Lake (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by a murder-mystery-turned-legend surrounding a massacre near "Sam's Lake," the film follows Sam, a young woman who, every summer, returns home to the secluded lakeside cottage she grew up in, to reconnect with her traditions ...
Style: realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, crimes, deadly, wilderness, best friends, danger, lake or river, in the woods, friends, psychopath, urban legend, retreat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.6
 725
Shiver (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wendy Alden, a young secretary in Portland lacking in self- confidence becomes victim of a savage killer who has claimed the lives of a number of other women. Somehow Wendy finds the resources of courage to fight back and escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, scary ...
Plot: violence, danger, psychopath, crimes, deadly, serial killer, obsession, murder, police, sex, female nudity, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: escaped prisoner, serial killer, friends, isolation, danger, confined, crimes, slasher, deadly, buddies, murder, car race ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: realistic, rough, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, deadly, gory, teenage life, survival, psychopath, vengeance, confined, high school life, youth, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Rosewood Lane (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Radio talk show therapist Sonny Blake (Rose McGowan) moves back to her childhood home on seemingly idyllic Rosewood Lane after her alcoholic father dies. But upon arrival in the old neighborhood, Sonny discovers her neighbors are terrified of the ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious
Plot: crimes, media, suburbs, deadly, radio show, missing person, stalking, woman in danger, danger, psychopath
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.1
 715
Wolf Town (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kyle, a shy college student finds himself and three of his friends trapped in an old western ghost town by a pack of ferocious wolves and has to overcome his personal fears to confront the wolves and lead his friends to safety.
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, survival, track down, chase, chases and races, confined, dangerous animal, isolation, wolf, killing an animal, car, panic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.8
 554
Death Row (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As eight convicts serve their sentences in a work-release program at a creepy abandoned prison, an unknown killer stalks them.
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: prison, psychopath, survival, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, confined, crimes, serial killer, prison life, death row, all male cast ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Devil's Ground (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While traveling from California to Bangor through a lonely road, Carrie Mitchel is advised by the gas station attendant Jimmy to rest in a hotel; however, she decides to continue driving through the night and almost hits a wounded teenage girl with ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly, gory, murder, escapades, violence spree, stalking, danger, in the woods, wilderness, survival, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%