Movies like The Cursed 2000

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The Cursed (2000)
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The Cursed (2000)
Original name: Peril
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, bleak, realistic
Plot: hostage, escaped mental patient, unlikely criminals, crimes, confined, danger, escapades, deadly, daring rescue, chases and races, forces of nature, psychopath, married couple, negotiation, hostages, down on your luck, truck, gunfight, siege
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to The Cursed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, crimes, confined, deadly, chases and races, survival and psychopath mostly in Thriller, Action and Horror genres. Some movies like The Cursed: Tripfall (2000), Poker Run (2009), Red Line (2013), Deviation (2012), Held for Ransom (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tripfall (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial killer turns the life of a family on vacation into a nightmare.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, race against time, psychopath, parents and children, danger, rivalry, confined, crimes, deadly, daring rescue, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
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95%
 3.6
 339
Poker Run (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Robert (Bertie Higgins) and Allan (J.D. Rudometkin) decide to add some excitement to their lives by taking up Harley riding. But things go south when two psychopathic bikers (Robert Thorne and Jay Wisell) kidnap their wives (Debra Hopkins and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, desert, gang, motorcycle chase, confined, deadly, mind game, danger, buddies, crimes, couple relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 1K
Red Line (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified commuters are on the ride of their lives when terrorists send a subway train speeding out of control during rush hour. With the saboteur among them, a group of citizens are now trapped underground and in a race against time if they hope to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, confined, race against time, tunnel, deadly, danger, escapades, bomb, terrorist, survival, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.9
 523
Deviation (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Told over one horrifying night, Deviation will take you on a white-knuckle journey into the mind of Frank Norton, a dangerous schizophrenic murderer as he escapes from Broadmoor Hospital and embarks on a murderous rampage across London. But when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, split personality, confined, deadly, kidnapping, crimes, killing spree, danger, hostage, hostages, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, psychopath, confined, teenage life, survival, deadly, rivalry, danger, crimes, ransom, wilderness ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 867
Endure (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After a shocking photo of a young woman is found inside the twisted metal of a fatal car crash, veteran detective Emory Lloyd must risk everything to identify and find the woman before it's too late.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: kidnapping, police detective, woman in danger, police investigation, partners, race against time, reluctant partners, confined, deadly, danger, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 413
Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, hitman, unlikely criminals, mystery, deadly, crimes, danger, crime, parents and children, dishonesty, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Beyond the Reach (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A high-rolling corporate shark and his impoverished young guide play the most dangerous game during a hunting trip in the Mojave Desert.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, survival, hunting, wilderness, danger, forces of nature, escapades, thirst, weapons, witnessing a crime, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3.8
 318
Interstate (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Montreal DJ, following his girlfriend to Los Angeles, falls into a deadly relationship with a couple of female hitch-hikers.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, captivity, couples, crimes, confined, danger, deadly, car chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, neo noir, hitchhiking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Not Safe for Work (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An office worker is trapped inside the building where a killer is on the loose.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: office, deadly, captivity, psychopath, danger, confined, workplace, corporate crimes, workplace situations, isolation, conspiracy, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.2
 745
For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, survival, isolation, race against time, track down, deadly, danger, crimes, graphic violence, indoor, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 3K
Stash House (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dave and Emma have found the perfect house, until they discover a stash of heroine and end up imprisoned in it by violent thugs.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: survival, stash, confined, couples, danger, indoor, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, trapped, escapades, smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 2K
Exit Speed (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: bus, gang, murder, psychopath, survival, danger, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, off the road, chase, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Nowhere in Sight (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Thriller - Helen Slater, Christopher Heyerdahl, Andrew McCarthy
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: woman in danger, captivity, hostage, hostages, confined, starting over, blind woman, intruder, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car accident, home invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Devil's in the Details (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 7 minutes from now in Nogales, Arizona, Thomas Conrad's life will forever change when he gets caught up in a Mexican cartels poetic game of drug mule chess.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, crimes, race against time, drug cartel, danger, rivalry, strong violent content, chases and races, mexican
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Teenage Bank Heist (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassie works as a teller at the bank where her mother is the branch manager. When the bank is robbed, Cassie is taken hostage. She soon finds out that the bank robbers are teenage girls, one of whom is her best friend, Abbie. In this propulsive real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, investigation, confined, track down, danger, race against time, on the run, friendship, parents and children, crimes, abduction, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.8
 315
The Grind (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke, is a grifter who owes a significant debt to the Mexican mob. Set in the gritty underbelly of Gardena, CA Luke has to come up with one final scheme to pay back his debt or his life is at risk. Supported by his two only friends, Courtney and ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense
Plot: deadly, crimes, rivalry, danger, disorder, dishonesty, going straight, partners, criminal's revenge, looking for sex, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 574
The Last Stop (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of quircky, snow bound, strangers discover there are killers amongst them.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, slasher, confined, danger, deadly, isolation, gory, road accident, crime scene, blizzard, psycho killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 3.6
 1K
Terror Trap (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Driving to a weekend getaway, a car breakdown strands young couple Don and Nancy (David James Elliot and Heather Marsden) while passing through a small, rural Louisiana town. Finding the couple on the roadside, the towns inhospitable Sheriff Taylor ...
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: masked killer, danger, confined, crimes, survival, gory, deadly, gang, strong violent content, car accident, funeral, snuff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, rescue, mind game, slasher, deadly, psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, michigan, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 3K
Freezer (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Robert Saunters, a mechanic is knocked unconscious at his birthday dinner and wakes up to find himself locked up inside the restaurant's freezer. Knowing nothing of why he's there, he realizes he has been mistaken as someone else.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, hostages, survival, hostage, crimes, danger, freezer, kidnapping, graphic violence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.3
 775
Hangman (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Death by noose. A nasty way to die if you're not dropped from a length, but instead just had the support kicked from beneath you. A series of murders like this is taking place, linked to a net-based game of 'Hangman', the words of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, police detective, psychopath, mysterious character, mind game, serial killer, false accusation, track down, dangerous attraction, deadly, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 1K
The Truth (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a couple is taken hostage in their home by an intruder, a simple home invasion robbery turns into something much more complicated...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: hostage, heist, couples, confined, betrayal, danger, crimes, dishonesty, vengeance, home invasion, domestic disturbance, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Reykjavik-Rotterdam (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Iceland, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A former sailor who has served prison sentences for alcohol smuggling fights to keep his family afloat. He is offered pay for a last tour of cargo between Reykjavik and Rotterdam. He agrees, in the hope to get out of debt, but unexpected events ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: crimes, down on your luck, delivery, cargo ship, smuggling, danger, rivalry, financial problem, escapades, security guard, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 1K
Liars All (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On New Year's eve in London, a provocative game spins out of control and ends in murder, the true killer elusive amidst conflicting testimony and hidden motives.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, youth, new year's eve, crimes, mind game, deadly, truth or dare, danger, sex scene, graphic violence, drugs/alcohol, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 521
Deadly Cargo (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Journalist Sara joins timid Victor and pregnant wife Thais, instructors Ivan and Edgar, and local kid Drui in Senegal for some underwater exploration. When their craft blows up following a misfired bullet, they float around in the water for a while ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ocean or sea, murder, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, isolation, ship, man overboard, pregnancy, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
N.Y.C. Underground (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wealthy, Manhattanite brothers Dylan, Logan and a group of their friends head to Brooklyn for a concert when they meet notorious gangster, Simon and make an ill-advised deal with him. Soon, things go wrong and now the group is desperately running ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, gangsters, crime gone awry, disorder, isolation, drugs/alcohol, chase, danger, survival, escapades, chases and races, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.7
 560
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, scary
Plot: psychopath, prison, survival, prison life, serial killer, danger, life is a bitch, deadly, confined, crimes, murder, death row ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 2K
The Sadist (1963)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three people driving into Los Angeles for a Dodgers game have car trouble and pull off into an old wrecking yard where they are held at bay by a bloodthirsty psycho and his crazy girlfriend.
Style: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, sadism, murder, car trouble, junkyard, teacher, runaway, snake, crimes, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 761
Shelter Island (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ally Sheedy is a retired golfer turned motivational speaker. Patsy Kensit plays her lover and also works with her. There is another girl as well. There are some difficulties at work, a New York firm. So Ally decides she's going to go away for ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: island, mind game, crimes, danger, couples, woman in danger, obsession, dangerous attraction, isolation, mysterious character, stalking, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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