Movies like The Task

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The Task (2011)
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The Task (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their new environment, malicious spirits make their presence known in the most gruesome ways imaginable, Unable to escape the labyrinthine prison, the contestants become unwitting pawns caught at the centre of a blood-soaked night of terror.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, twists and turns, disturbing, bleak, suspense, slasher, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, prison, ghost, survival, tv show, fictional reality show, confined, supernatural, danger, isolation, escapades, deadly, characters killed one by one, death, kidnapping, fear, tv host, murder, escape, tv crew, contests and competitions, rivalry, showbiz, graphic violence, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, murder, gory and escapades mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Task: Dark Circles (2013), Funhouse (2019), Episode 50 (2011), The Mummy Resurrected (2014), Bio Slime (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Circles (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When new parents Alex and Penny retreat from the city and move into a place outside town, the stress and massive sleep-deprivation caused by their infant has both of them seeing things in the house that may or may not exist. Persistent sightings of ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, couples, isolation, danger, countryside, exorcism, paranormal investigation, death, family in danger, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Funhouse (2019)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When 8 celebrities from around the globe are invited to compete in an online reality show, they soon realize that they are playing for their very lives, as those voted off suffer horrific consequences, broadcast live to the entire world.
Style: scary, twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: torture, survival, rivalry, video surveillance, trapped, isolation, sadism, characters killed one by one, psychopath, mercilessness, reality, dismemberment ...
Time: 21st century
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Episode 50 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Teaming up for the first time for a special episode of a supernatural reality TV show, two rival crews get more then they bargained for when they make physical contact with a ferocious spirit of terrifying power. They must band together before it ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tv show, danger, haunted house, survival, supernatural, deadly, graphic violence, indoor, media
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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100%
The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, deadly, deadly creature, good versus evil, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt, middle east
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50%
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Bio Slime (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven misfits are trapped by a flesh eating slime creature. And no TV!
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: isolation, danger, deadly creature, deadly, confined, murder, fear, parasite, deathtrap, survival, violence, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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48%
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Shapeshifter (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A maximum-security prison goes into serious lockdown mode when a shape-shifting demon with an insatiable taste for human flesh unleashes its fury on the inmates and guards. Jennifer Lee Wiggins, Ocean, Vaz Andreas, Thomas Downey, Chris Facey, Marat ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: prison, survival, vengeance, confined, danger, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, deadly, crimes, supernatural, isolation, werewolf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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46%
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Sweatshop (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of friends break into an abandoned factory in order to throw a impromptu party; unaware that it is not as empty as they originally believed.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenage life, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, isolation, youth, deadly, confined, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), punk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Creature (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ex-Navy seal (Mehcad Brooks), his girlfriend (Serinda Swan) and their friends head out on a road trip to New Orleans. The group decides to stop at a roadside convenience store owned by Chopper (Sid Haig), who tells them the tale of Lockjaw, a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: deadly creature, snake, swamp, survival, legends and myths, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, in the woods, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
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40%
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Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pinhead returns to terrorize computer hackers who have opened a virtual Lament Configuration on the website Hellworld.com.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, curses spells and rituals, danger, losing-it hero, deadly, mind game, supernatural, vengeance, chaos, strong violent content, supernatural ability, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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39%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prank, danger, supernatural, ghost, survival, curses spells and rituals, seance, deadly, buddies, supernatural power, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
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38%
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Live Animals (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of college kids must decide what price they will pay to gain their freedom after being kidnapped by a ruthless White Slave trader.
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, prison life, confined, danger, deadly, psychopath, tough heroes, prison, crimes, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.1
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Boggy Creek (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following the death of her father in a terrible accident, sweet, yet troubled Jennifer and her friends decide to check out her dad's cabin that's located in the deep woods of Boggy Creek, Texas. While staying at said cabin for a week, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, survival, danger, legends and myths, deadly, supernatural, camping, vacation, murder, violence, friends, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Death on Demand (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: seance, ghost, deadly, danger, serial killer, contests and competitions, reincarnation, murder, afterlife, survival, psychopath, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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38%
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Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals. Amy Halbard and Claire Carey strive to survive their abduction by the cannibals and save their children. A subplot involving Claire's despicable husband, Steven, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, isolation, captivity, confined, danger, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
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38%
Wrestlemaniac (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: On their way to Caba San Lucas, the cast and crew of a low-budget film get lost and come upon "La Sangre De Dios", a ghost town with a spine-tingling legend about an insane Mexican wrestler. One by one, the cast and crew are snatched, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: survival, deadly, deadly creature, psychopath, ghost, serial killer, supernatural, obsessive quest, rivalry, vengeance, danger, filmmaking ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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38%
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Night Feeders (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Four deer hunters encounter a horde of carnivorous aliens in a remote countryside and fight to survive the night.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, gory, survival, danger, alien encounter, escapades, supernatural, animal life, deadly, violence, chases and races, countryside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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37%
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The Crypt (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the "Great Depression" only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: ghost, confined, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, crimes, catacomb, crypt, cemetery, break in, deadly creature ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa
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37%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: haunted house, ghost, tv show, confined, supernatural, imaginary, deadly, danger, escapades, survival, curses spells and rituals, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
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37%
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The Amityville Haunting (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This movie is a 'found-footage' film about the Benson family who move in to the infamous house where the DeFeo family were murdered in the 1970s over 30 years earlier. Things start happening to anyone who visits this house, and whoever ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, danger, ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, deadly, violence, husband wife relationship, murder, mysterious death, paranormal activity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Uncharted (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Uncharted" is a story of a documentary film crew who crash on an island, when they were in hopes of finding a rare animal, a jaguar, that is believed to inhabit the jungle. Unfortunate circumstances arise when her charter plane goes down ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, survival, danger, isolation, wilderness, confined, deadly, plane crash, jaguar, camera, violence, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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37%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly, ghost, crimes, danger, psychopath, murder, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, serial killer, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
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37%
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Hell Asylum (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A desperate producer faced with unemployment has the ultimate reality television program ready to roll.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, bleak, psychological
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, deadly, woman in danger, gory, crimes, danger, supernatural power, death, murder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
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36%
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Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, deadly, danger, hospital, escapades, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, doctor, filmmaker, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
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Nailbiter (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A horror film that combines classic monster movie elements set within the backdrop of unpredictable Kansas weather. Start with a mother and her three daughters forced to take shelter from an advancing tornado in a local storm cellar. What is waiting ...
Style: tense, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: storm, family in danger, deadly creature, confined, forced into action, deadly, family relations, parents and children, survival, death, violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
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Dark House (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A troupe of actors hired for a haunted house attraction soon find that they are working in a true house of horror.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, danger, deadly, gory, ghost, fear, isolation, psychotherapy, murder, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.6
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Sea of Fear (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College athlete Lance and his friend Tom meet Tom's girlfriend Kate and her friend Ashley in a marina to travel on a rented boat on a leisure trip. The Captain brings his navigator and first mate Joel and another unexpected passenger, Derek, ...
Style: slasher, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: murder, survival, danger, psychopath, ship, mysterious character, deadly, violence, cruise, graphic violence, escapades, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Werewolf in a Womens Prison (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Plot: prison, danger, dangerous animal, deadly creature, confined, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, werewolf, violence, crimes, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
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Seventh Moon (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Melissa and Yul, Americans honeymooning in China, come across the exotic 'Hungry Ghost' festival. When night falls, the couple end up in a remote village, and soon realize the legend is all too real. Plunged into an ancient custom they ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, imaginary, isolation, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, deadly, deadly creature, chase, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.0
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Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: survival, supernatural, isolation, danger, deadly creature, deadly, confined, storage unit, graphic violence, homeless, prostitute
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Days of Darkness (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a comet strikes Earth and kicks up a cloud of toxic dust, hundreds of humans join the ranks of the living dead. But there's bad news for the survivors: The newly minted zombies are hell-bent on eradicating every last person from the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, bleak, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, survival, danger, supernatural, chaos, deadly, rescue, gory, apocalypse, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%