Movies and TV shows like Cordon

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Cordon (2014)
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Cordon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A cordon seals off a section of Antwerp when a deadly virus threatens the city. People are left to their own devices which brings out the best but also the worst.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: quarantine, virus, isolation, plague, confined, human nature, chaos, disease, scientist, conspiracy, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, lesbian, pregnancy, teacher, police, motorcycle, death, suicide, children, journalist, hospital, old man, politician, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, antwerp, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense and realistic films and TV series with plots about danger, deadly, plague, virus, life is a bitch, isolation and society mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cordon: Containment (2016), Between (2015), The Hot Zone (2019), Contagion (2011), Helix (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Containment (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An epidemic breaks out in Atlanta leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. This is the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the quarantine reveals both the devolution ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: epidemic, quarantine, virus, doctor, tragic event, society, death, conspiracy theory, murder, vaccine, police officer, secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta, atlanta georgia
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Between (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Between is the story of a town under siege from a mysterious disease that has wiped out everybody except those 21 years old and under. The series explores the power vacuum that results when a government has quarantined a 10-mile diameter area and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, rough, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: isolation, virus, youth, survival, chaos and mayhem, teenage life, quarantine, confined, death, escape attempt, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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The Hot Zone (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 277 min.
TV show
Story: Heroic U.S. Army scientist Dr. Nancy Jaax, working with a secret military specialized team, puts her life on the line to head off an Ebola outbreak before it spread to the human population.
Style: suspenseful, rough, macabre, stylized, gloomy ...
Plot: virus, military, research, disease, infection, scientist, fear, female protagonist, death, laboratory, doctor, quarantine ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, year 1989
Place: africa, washington d.c., texas, dallas texas, virginia ...
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Contagion (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As an epidemic of a lethal airborne virus - that kills within days - rapidly grows, the worldwide medical community races to find a cure and control the panic that spreads faster than the virus itself.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, apocalyptic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: epidemic, virus, plague, pandemic, quarantine, infected, scientist, deadly virus, vaccine, fate of humanity, survival, research ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: asia, usa, atlanta georgia, geneva switzerland, san francisco ...
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Helix (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Helix is an intense thriller about a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak, only to find themselves pulled into a terrifying ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, deadly virus, immortality, quarantine, secret place, virus, save the day, survival, arctic, dna, uncover truth, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, atlanta
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Medical Investigation (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Medical Investigation was an American medical drama television series that began September 9, 2004, on NBC. It ran for 20 one-hour episodes before being cancelled in 2005. The series was co-produced by Paramount Network Television and NBC Universal ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: disease, investigation, epidemic, medical, public health, mystery, plague, teamwork, lifesaver, workplace situations, doctors and patients, unconventional method ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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I, the Other (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Not available
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, terrorism, rivalry, dishonesty, buddies, mind game, betrayal, partners, confined, disorder, human nature, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, sicily
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Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, murder, robbery, police, fighting crime, sex crime, rivalry, sex maniac, graphic violence, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
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30%
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Flu (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Infected through the respiratory system, there is a new kind of disease that kills in 36 hours once infected. The people of the city struggle to survive this. The worst epidemic ever seen is sweeping through Bundang, the suburb of Seoul. After ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, bleak
Plot: epidemic, plague, deadly virus, quarantine, infected, virus, disaster, survival, chaos, life is a bitch, race against time, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: An outbreak of avian flu mutates into a virus that becomes transmittable from human to human.
Style: tense, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: isolation, epidemic, heroic mission, race against time, plague, experiment gone awry, chaos, society, heroes, life is a bitch, escapades, disease ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, virginia, angola
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30%
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The Plague (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, UK, Argentina
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In a city in South America an outbreak of bubonic plague occurs. While people try to flee and the military close the city an idealistic doctor decides to stay and help the sick. In the ever changing circumstances he puts up a brave fight, being ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: plague, isolation, terminal illness, disease, quarantine, doctor, journalism, female reporter, martial law, medical profession, disaster, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: south america, buenos aires argentina
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Pandemic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, quarantine, plague, race against time, airport, rescue, confined, investigation, survival, fighting the system, save the day, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, los angeles, usa, california
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29%
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Undercurrent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crew on board the fishing vessel Undercurrent RE 29 has become uncomfortably numb with its never ending routine of week long tours at sea. Then, during one dark and dreary night this routine is shaken to its foundation when one of the most solid ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: ocean, ship, workplace, confined, power relations, isolation, human nature, search and rescue, under the surface, suicide, sea, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe, atlantic ocean
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ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: disease, scientist, save the world, investigation, virus, inventions and discoveries, heroes, genetic engineering, global effort, plague, terrorism, fate of humanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, latin america, usa, mexico
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Three Rivers (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three Rivers is an American television medical drama that debuted on CBS on October 4, 2009, starring Alex O'Loughlin in the role of an infamous transplant surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. On November 30, 2009, after just eight episodes of ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: hospital, transplant, doctor, medical, doctors and patients, workplace situations, moral dilemma, human nature, race against time, dealing with death, surgery, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
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The Little House (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Little House is a drama series based on the novel by Philippa Gregory. The drama follows the story of Ruth, who is married to career minded Patrick and is pushed towards the limits of her own sanity when she becomes entangled in the lives of ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: parents and children, family in crisis, family problems, family relations, dishonesty, babies and infants, mentally unstable, countryside, parent child relationship, in-laws, british, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Buried (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Buried is a British television drama series, produced by World Productions for Channel 4 and originally screened in 2003. The programme starred Lennie James as Lee Kingley, who is serving a long prison sentence in order to protect a member of his ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison life, prison, confined, survival, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, dishonesty, warden, criminal psychologist, crimes, false accusation, psychologist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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28%
The Andromeda Strain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A U.S. satellite crash-lands near a small town in Utah, unleashing a deadly plague that kills virtually everyone except two survivors, who may provide clues to immunizing the population. As the military attempts to quarantine the area, a team of ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, harsh, futuristic ...
Plot: plague, laboratory, biohazard, bacteria, cure, disease, evil alien, virus, survival, catastrophe, satellite, deadly virus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 70s
Place: usa, utah, shanghai, los angeles
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28%
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The Last Ship (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Their mission is simple: Find a cure. Stop the virus. Save the world. When a global pandemic wipes out eighty percent of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: navy, battleship, apocalypse, chaos, military, save the world, deadly virus, pandemic, heroes, plague, survival, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
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Oxygen (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two young man share an incurable illness. Is their love for the women in their lives strong enough to conquer their fear of dying?
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: transplant, human spirit, terminal illness, friendship, optimism, hopes, life is a bitch, friends, buddies, love and romance, unfulfillment, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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28%
The World Belongs to Us (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On a bridge, one night, a stabbing. There is Pouga. And there is Julien. The film shows the parallel destiny of these two young men who look alike without knowing each other.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, destiny, human nature, athlete and trainer, crimes, criminal heroes, athlete's life, firefighter, multiple storylines, father son relationship, coach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brussels, belgium
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Outcasts (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Outcasts is a 2011 British television science-fiction drama serial, starring Liam Cunningham, Hermione Norris, Amy Manson, Daniel Mays, Jamie Bamber, Eric Mabius and Ashley Walters. It originally aired on BBC One, and BBC HD. It was broadcast in the ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: space colony, mysterious planet, survival, distant planet, society, expedition, human nature, hopes, isolation, chaos, vestiges of humanity, post apocalypse ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Hysteria (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
Story: An investigative thriller about a haunted young doctor who is summoned back to her hometown to investigate an epidemic that may be linked to social media - and her own tragic past.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, enigmatic ...
Plot: plague, investigation, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, youth, computers and web, hospital, society, social relations, strong female presence, media, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Trauma (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When emergencies occur, the trauma team from San Francisco City Hospital is first on the scene, traveling by land, by sea or by air to reach their victims in time. From the heights of the city's Transamerica Pyramid to the depths of the San ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, medical drama
Plot: paramedic, rescue, hospital, doctor, workplace, partners, workplace situations, daring rescue, save the day, race against time, determination, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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27%
Murder in Pacot (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Haiti, France, Norway
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, a middle-aged Port-au-Prince couple come face to face with the stark contradictions of Haitian society when they are forced to rent out their villa to a foreign aid worker and his enterprising local ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspense
Plot: life turned upside down, mysterious character, social differences, couples, couple relations, hopes, starting over, family problems, human nature, domestic disturbance, chaos, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: haiti
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The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After hitting rock-bottom from his own addictions during the birth of his twins, William BanksĀ strikes a tentative deal with God. In exchange for a second chance, he vows to kick his addictions and dedicate his life to helping others. Now, along ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: addiction, belief, going straight, life is a bitch, rescue, hopes, family relations, human nature, family life, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, drug rehab ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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27%
One Hundred Mornings (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in a world upended by a complete breakdown of society, two couples hide out in a lakeside cabin hoping to survive this crisis.
Style: serious, atmospheric, psychological, bleak, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, survival, vestiges of humanity, chaos, couples, dishonesty, life is a bitch, betrayal, social decay, couple relations, isolation, human nature ...
Time: future
Place: ireland, europe
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27%
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Held Hostage (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Michelle a single mother is kidnapped by three masked men and held hostage until she is forced to rob a bank which is the only option she has to saving her only child's life while they are both wired to explode.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: confined, heist, woman in danger, single parent, crimes, unlikely criminals, isolation, crime gone awry, bank, parents and children, child in peril, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Game of Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A successful Atlanta attorney's long-lost childhood friends unexpectedly reappear after 25 years. When a dark secret they thought they'd buried resurfaces, the brotherhood bands together to right the wrongs of their shared past - a journey ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: friendship between men, lawyer, organized crime, secret, revenge, conspiracy, childhood friend, murder, hidden truth, secret past, mysterious past, confronting the past ...
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La caza. Monteperdido (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: The unsolved case of two girls who disappeared from the Pyrenee town of Monteperdido five years ago is reopened when one of them reappears.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, missing child, child in peril, death, life is a bitch, fear, disappearance, chase, mysterious disappearance, disorder, uncover truth, social problems ...
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