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The Unknown (2000)
 5.4
 1K
The Unknown (2000)
Original name: Det okända.
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 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: supernatural, danger, deadly creature, in the woods, isolation, wilderness, deadly, forest fire, biologist, confined, forest, strange behavior, hand camera, carcass
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 suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, deadly creature, survival, isolation and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Unknown: Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012), Skinwalker Ranch (2013), Dark Woods (2003), Fear Runs Silent (2000), Scourge (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sean Reynolds, a highly acclaimed investigative journalist (who strongly believed in paranormal phenomena), destroyed his career when the most watched episode of his reality show, based on paranormal phenomena, turned out to be a hoax. Sean saw a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, survival, legends and myths, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, in the woods, brutality, escapades, graphic violence, dishonesty, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Skinwalker Ranch (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 2010 “Skinwalker Ranch” gained media attention after experiencing a wide range of unexplained phenomena. Reports ranged from UFO sightings to livestock mutilation, but maybe most notable was the disappearance of ranch owner Hoyt Miller’s ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, deadly creature, danger, supernatural, found footage, missing child
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.2
 5K
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: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, cult film, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, psychopath, survival, isolation, deadly, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, in the woods, gory, cabin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, deadly creature, supernatural, wilderness, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, murder, nightmare ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 4.2
 996
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, atmospheric, scary, serious, offbeat
Plot: deadly creature, survival, mutant, violence spree, deadly, mystery, danger, supernatural, small town, parasite, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Blood Glacier (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At a climate research station in the Alps, the scientists are stunned as the nearby melting glacier is leaking a red liquid. It quickly turns to be very special juice — with unexpected genetic effects on the local wildlife.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary
Plot: iceberg, glacier, scientist, survival, dangerous animal, deadly creature, danger, isolation, monster, violence, mutant, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alps, europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, slasher, survival, gory, danger, confined, deadly, captivity, isolation, in the woods, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.5
 4K
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, isolation, supernatural, spacecraft, alien encounter, confined, danger, deadly, paranoia, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: island, supernatural, confined, survival, isolation, deadly, deadly creature, danger, dangerous animal, siege, missing girl, personal assistant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, deadly, isolation, deadly creature, supernatural, rescue, danger, supernatural ability, crimes, stalking, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.8
 15K
Flight 7500 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Flight 7500 departs Los Angeles International Airport bound for Tokyo. As the overnight flight makes its way over the Pacific Ocean during its ten-hour course, the passengers encounter what appears to be a supernatural force in the cabin.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, supernatural, ghost, survival, confined, danger, deadly, supernatural power, afterlife, passenger, friends, stewardess ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: wilderness, found footage, deadly creature, obsessive quest, escapades, supernatural, danger, mutant, deadly, experiment gone awry, frankenstein's monster, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.0
 574
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, deadly, isolation, danger, confined, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, homeless, prostitute
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: island, alien, scientist, danger, deadly, supernatural, love triangle, isolation, investigation, sheep, catastrophe, distopia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.1
 2K
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: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 2.1
 645
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: nightclub, survival, deadly creature, evil alien, supernatural, danger, isolation, zombie, parasite, nudity (full frontal - brief), meteorite, meteor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.7
 903
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, offbeat
Plot: mutant, lizard, extinction, deadly, danger, supernatural, dangerous animal, on the run, woman in danger, in the woods, evolution, snow ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Dark Hour (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 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, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, chaos, invisibility ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.6
 2K
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: scary, bleak, suspenseful, serious, offbeat
Plot: confined, isolation, deadly, danger, survival, maze, imprisonment, escape, claustrophobia, prison, rivalry, escapades ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: supernatural, mental institution, survival, haunted house, danger, isolation, confined, haunted by the past, paranormal phenomena, found footage, supernatural power, government coverup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.0
 2K
Mind Ripper (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 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, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert, supernatural, deadly creature, gory, mutant, confined, experiment gone awry, danger, superhuman powers, father son relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.7
 1K
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, danger, deadly, mutant, comet, deadly creature, escapades, violence spree, chaos and mayhem, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.7
 2K
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, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, zombie, bio weapon, zombie apocalypse, isolation, friends, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, chaos, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 4.7
 6K
Animal (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 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
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, vacation, survival, deadly, danger, deadly creature, supernatural, friends, isolation, road trip, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, danger, creature feature, legend, gory, escapades, crimes, urban legend
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.0
 585
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, suspenseful, scary, mind bending
Plot: woman in danger, uncover truth, mystery, supernatural, deadly, ghost, crimes, impossible love, mind game, serial killer, isolation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.6
 659
Slayer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and becomes leader of a savage roving herd. Moreover, Hawk has to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, soldier, wilderness, escapades, leadership, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Night of the Devils (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Night of the Devils is an Italian vampire thriller with a remarkably good pedigree. The script is based on The Wurdalak, a short story by A.K. Tolstoy. The central character is the patriarch of a wealthy family who fears that he will show up one day ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: supernatural, vampire, zombie, witch, survival, in the woods, gory, danger, imaginary, escapades, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 2.9
 594
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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, danger, deadly, deadly creature, filmmaking, supernatural, rivalry, murder, fear, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Prometheus Project (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young Scientists Elizabeth Burns explores the impact on the human body stem cells. A specific feature of these cells to interact with dead flesh has been subjected to blackmail heroine is forced to continue chilling experiments. Once she recovers ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, scary
Plot: experiment gone awry, deadly, deadly creature, mad scientist, danger, laboratory, gory, captivity, supernatural, frankenstein's monster, zombie, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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