Movies like The Unknown 2000

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The Unknown (2000)
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The Unknown (2000)
Original name: Det okända.
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five young field-biologists are sent to northern Sweden to investigate effects of a large forest fire. However, what was thought to be some weeks of camping and easy work soon turns into a nightmare as they find the remains of a mysterious creature and take it in for examination...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, supernatural, deadly creature, isolation, wilderness, forest fire, biologist, confined, found footage, strange behavior, danger, deadly, hand camera, carcass, in the woods
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, serious, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, supernatural, survival, deadly creature, isolation and confined mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Unknown: Dark Woods (2003), The Frankenstein Theory (2013), Fear Runs Silent (2000), Somebody Help Me (2007), Scourge (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Woods (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The crew of the TV show "Real TV" with controlling boss Gunnar on the front line will soon begin production of a reality show for which participants are selected to survive in the wilderness. Gunnar has gathered a production team of four ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, survival, psychopath, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, forest, escapades, confined, corpse, gas mask ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
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95%
The Frankenstein Theory (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the makers of The Last Exorcism comes a boldly original vision of horror. What if the most chilling novel of all time was actually based on a true account of a horrific experiment gone awry? When he is suspended from his university job for his ...
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspenseful
Plot: found footage, wilderness, obsessive quest, deadly creature, escapades, supernatural, mutant, experiment gone awry, frankenstein's monster, professor, disorder, filmmaker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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91%
Fear Runs Silent (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When high school science teacher, Mr.Hill, convinces his student, Kerry Johnson, and a group of her friends to go on an overnight field trip, they find themselves face to face with the darkest side of terror. Not even their worst nightmares will ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, deadly creature, supernatural, youth, teenage life, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare, mountain, ghost, high school ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat
Plot: parasite, survival, deadly creature, mutant, mystery, supernatural, violence spree, small town, escapades, small town life, fire, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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74%
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Stranded (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trapped in space, survival, astronaut, spacecraft, supernatural, isolation, alien encounter, confined, evil alien, paranoia, fear, strong violent content ...
Time: future
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69%
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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 ⇓
67%
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Parasitic (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After a strange meteor destroys a communications satellite and crashes into Tampa Bay, a sickly looking fish finds itself the meal of a beautiful nightclub bartender named Val. Moments later, as the bar is closed and locked tight, the infected Val ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, survival, deadly creature, isolation, evil alien, supernatural, parasite, zombie, nudity (full frontal - brief), trapped in a building, meteorite, human host ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Aberration (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nature field researcher is investigating the strange extinction of small animals and insects in the area, which indicates that something is wrong. His suspicions are soon to be proven right when he meets May, who lives in a cabin in the forest ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, offbeat
Plot: mutant, lizard, extinction, supernatural, dangerous animal, forest, on the run, woman in danger, snow, evolution, deadly creature, fire ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.0
 649
Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, 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, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, isolation, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, stalker, prostitute, homeless, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Dark Hour (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The eight years boy Jesús has been living in a crumbling underground facility since he was born with eight survivors of an apocalyptical war: the leader Maria and her lover Pablo; the gays Lucas and Mateo; the astronomer Magdalena and the teenager ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, suspense, scary ...
Plot: contamination, bunker, survival, confined, life is a bitch, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, chaos, deadly virus, post nuclear, invisibility ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Island of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stranded on a deserted island, a group of people struggle to survive against a swarm of supernatural flies.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: island, supernatural, survival, confined, deadly creature, isolation, dangerous animal, siege, morgue, flying, land developer, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Paranormal Incident (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The infamous Odenbrook Sanitarium closed after a mass suicide occurred within its walls. Sixty years later, six college students armed with cameras and recording equipment venture into the asylum to prove the existence of the paranormal. Thrills ...
Style: scary, serious, psychological, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, found footage, haunted house, survival, isolation, haunted by the past, confined, paranormal phenomena, ghost, supernatural power, night vision ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Island of the Burning Damned (1967)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While mainland Britain shivers in deepest winter, the northern island of Fara bakes in the nineties, and the boys at the Met station have no more idea what is going on than the regulars at the Swan. Only a stand-offish visting scientist realizes ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: island, alien, scientist, supernatural, love triangle, isolation, investigation, sheep, distopia, catastrophe, disaster, mutant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural ability, skeleton, survival horror, supernatural being, mysterious disappearance, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Bodom (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 65 min.
Story: For the 50th anniversary of the Lake Bodom murders, two media students obsessed with the case launch a journalistic investigation. The footage they have left behind only raises new questions.
Style: scary, serious, twists and turns, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: found footage, friends, stalking, forest, unsolved mystery, abandoned house, lake, danger, deadly, tied feet, handheld camera
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.9
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Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A top secret experiment intended to produce a superhuman has gone terribly wrong. Now the creators, trapped in a remote desert outpost, are being pursued ruthlessly by their creation. With the door sealed from within, there is no way out.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert, mutant, deadly creature, supernatural, confined, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, disorder, escapades, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.8
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Dead Shadows (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dead Shadows tells the terrifying story about a young man, Chris, whose parents were brutally killed 11 years ago, on the same day that the comet of Haley could be seen from earth. Tonight, a new comet is going to appear and everyone in Chris’s ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense
Plot: survival, supernatural, chaos, mutant, comet, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, violence spree, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory, pursued by a menacing predator. Holed up in an isolated cabin, tensions mount as long-buried secrets are revealed. As ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, splatter
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, forest, survival, friends, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, husband wife relationship, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, police investigation, supernatural, wilderness, survival, death, violence, law enforcement, missing child, graphic violence, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
1313: Bigfoot Island (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On an island in the Pacific Northwest, a young woman calls to ancient spirits in order to right the wrongs inflicted on her. For this she summons the mythical beast that has long been rumored to roam the verdant forests. Nearby, a young man readies ...
Style: scary, serious, homoerotic, psychotronic, sexy ...
Plot: forest, supernatural, survival, vengeance, isolation, confined, gay, creature feature, homosexual subtext, bigfoot, gay interest, male nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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53%
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Dark Touch (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Ireland, Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Niamh is the lone survivor of a bloody massacre after the furniture and objects in her family’s isolated house take on a monstrous life of their own. The police ignore her wild stories and the family friends and social worker who take her in try ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: nobody believes, supernatural, uncontrollable, confined, isolation, house fire, child abuse, supernatural ability, countryside, doll, female nudity, death of mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Legend of the Chupacabra (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Is the legend of Chupacabran (roughly translated to getsugare) true? Or is it just folklore? Or a madman in latex suit? When Maria Esperanza's uncle and his goats are assaulted and killed, she collects together a team of crypto zoology student ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, deadly creature, creature feature, legend, crimes, escapades, urban legend, danger, deadly, gory
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 3.7
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The Demented (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six college friends unite for a weekend getaway where they find themselves fighting for their lives after a terrorist attack turns the local residents into rage infused zombies.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, bio weapon, isolation, infection, chaos, friends, supernatural, deadly creature, small town, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Tape 407 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Survivors of an airplane crash find themselves within the borders of a government testing area and pursued by predators.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: deadly creature, survival, supernatural, government facility, government, creature, air disaster, eaten alive, found footage, dinosaur, radio, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Lost Colony: The Legend of Roanoke (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: English colonists arriving on Roanoke Island in 1587 find the fort built years before deserted. Soon after, members of the colony begin to die in horrible ways. Before returning to England for provisions, leader John White puts his son-in-law ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, supernatural ability, legends and myths, survival, ancient mystery, island, native american, graphic violence, leadership, mystery, colony ...
Time: 16th century
Place: usa, virginia, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.9
 675
The Unknown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A film unit goes for a shoot deep into a forestThey settle at a place with bare minimal facilities run by a strange and quirky man called Setu.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, deadly creature, rivalry, supernatural, filmmaking, forest, murder, fear, isolation, characters killed one by one, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
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Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, no music
Plot: found footage, forest, survival, supernatural, hysteria, fear, panic, wilderness, chase, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 622
GhostWatcher (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura Kove is an agoraphobic young woman whose world turns upside down when she discovers that the apartment she's locked herself into is haunted. Turning to the internet for help, she enlists the aid of Elizabeth Dean, a scam artist who passes ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: mystery, woman in danger, uncover truth, supernatural, impossible love, serial killer, isolation, mind game, crimes, ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Haze (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A man awakes to find himself trapped in a dirty, confined crawlspace. He barely has enough room to move. He also has no memory of why he’s there, or why he’s bleeding from a stomach wound. Apparently drugged, he occasionally ‘zones out’ of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: survival, imprisonment, isolation, confined, maze, escape, claustrophobia, surrealism, prison, escapades, rivalry, deadly ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%