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, fictional reality show, tv show, survival, confined, supernatural, isolation, escapades, characters killed one by one, escape, kidnapping, death, murder, fear, tv crew, showbiz, rivalry, contests and competitions, tv host, graphic violence, media, clown, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to The Task

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, murder, survival, gory and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Task: Dark Circles (2013), Funhouse (2019), Are You Scared? (2006), Episode 50 (2011), The Mummy Resurrected (2014). 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, countryside, exorcism, paranormal investigation, family in danger, fear, death, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Funhouse (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
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, rivalry, trapped, isolation, video surveillance, mercilessness, survival, sadism, characters killed one by one, psychopath, game of death, fight to the death ...
Time: 21st century
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100%
Are You Scared? (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After waking up in an abandoned factory, six kidnapped terns realize they are contestants on a reality show called "Are You Scared?"
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swat team, psychopath, trap, survival, mind game, rivalry, factory, locked in a room, burned alive, confined, video surveillance, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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100%
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Episode 50 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 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, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, tv show, haunted house, survival, supernatural, graphic violence, media, danger, deadly, indoor
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, survival, deadly creature, good versus evil, rivalry, strong female presence, cave, graphic violence, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east
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54%
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Bio Slime (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven misfits are trapped by a flesh eating slime creature. And no TV!
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, psychological ...
Plot: deadly creature, isolation, confined, murder, parasite, fear, survival, deathtrap, death, violence, social misfits, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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53%
 2.5
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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, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: prison, survival, confined, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, supernatural, isolation, curses spells and rituals, werewolf, demon, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.8
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Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Prison inmate Miles Barrett is ripped awake in the middle of the night by a terrifying crash, gunfire, and the sickening screams of a man being torn apart. Something is loose in the prison - and it's coming for Miles...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: prison, supernatural, haunted by the past, confined, deadly creature, escape, mystery, violence, graphic violence, life is a bitch, death row, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
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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, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, teenage life, confined, youth, strong violent content, isolation, nudity (full frontal - brief), punk, extreme violence, woman in danger, factory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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45%
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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, scary, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: deadly creature, swamp, snake, lesbian sex, survival, supernatural, legends and myths, forest, creature feature, alligator, creature, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
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44%
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Offspring (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 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: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, small town, cannibalism, sadism, child in peril, human flesh, cannibal, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 733
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: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, isolation, prison life, confined, tough heroes, psychopath, prison, forest, crimes, rivalry, animal life, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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44%
 3.2
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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, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, confined, escapades, supernatural, crimes, catacomb, cemetery, crypt, deadly creature, struggle for survival, murder, treasure hunt ...
Time: 1930s
Place: usa
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43%
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: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: seance, prison, ghost, survival, prank, supernatural, buddies, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, death, murder, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
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43%
 3.1
 633
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, psychological, bleak
Plot: ghost, haunted house, woman in danger, supernatural, crimes, supernatural power, death, murder, rivalry, escapades, ghoul, decapitation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: evil alien, survival, supernatural, escapades, animal life, alien encounter, violence, rivalry, countryside, heroes, space and aliens, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: scary, suspenseful, serious, dark, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, family in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, violence, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, fear, mysterious death, murder, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Death on Demand (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: seance, psychopath, contests and competitions, mentally unstable, serial killer, survival, ghost, supernatural, rivalry, afterlife, murder, reincarnation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, scary, bleak ...
Plot: crimes, supernatural, ghost, psychopath, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, serial killer, college ...
Time: contemporary
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43%
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, serious, rough, scary
Plot: rivalry, psychopath, deadly creature, ghost, serial killer, obsessive quest, survival, supernatural, filmmaking, vengeance, dangerous animal, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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43%
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
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42%
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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: survival, deadly creature, supernatural, legends and myths, violence, camping, vacation, murder, graphic violence, friends, forest, mother daughter conflict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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42%
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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, scary, serious, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, haunted by the past, supernatural, ghost, isolation, fear, psychotherapy, murder, graphic violence, child killer, actor, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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42%
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Hellraiser: Hellworld (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
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, vengeance, chaos, supernatural, losing-it hero, mind game, strong violent content, supernatural ability, friendship, murder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
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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, confined, deadly creature, family relations, forced into action, parents and children, survival, violence, death, graphic violence, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
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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: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, dark
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, confined, supernatural, isolation, escapades, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, demon, chase, betrayal, death, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, deadly creature, dangerous animal, rivalry, confined, supernatural, werewolf, crimes, violence, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, human becoming an animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.7
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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, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, survival, psychopath, mysterious character, ship, cruise, violence, escapades, crimes, supernatural, graphic violence, pirate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Abigail Haunting (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After escaping the clutches of an abusive relationship, Katie reluctantly returns to the foster home she grew up in. Little does she know, her foster mother Marge is harboring a sinister secret dating back a decade. Now, Katie finds herself caught ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, exorcism, rescue, supernatural power, peril, deadly creature, paranormal, family relations, evil, paranormal investigation, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.0
 504
Uncharted (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 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, psychological ...
Plot: island, survival, isolation, wilderness, confined, plane crash, murder, violence, escapades, captivity, jaguar, redneck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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41%