Movies like Tunnel

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Tunnel (2016)
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Tunnel (2016)
Original name: 터널
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A man is on his way home when the poorly constructed tunnel he is driving through collapses, leaving him trapped.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: survival, rescue team, trapped, tragedy, tunnel, rescue, faith, endurance, rescue attempt, buried alive, ruins, suffering, little girl, husband wife relationship, dog, mountain, car, young woman, winter, death, water, snow, journalist, swearing, bear ...
Place: korea, south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about danger, rescue, death, survival, father daughter relationship, chase and race against time mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Tunnel: Flu (2013), City on Fire (1979), The Tower (2012), Daylight (1996), Avalanche (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Flu (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
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: plague, survival, infected, epidemic, quarantine, life is a bitch, chaos, race against time, deadly, virus, deadly virus, firefighter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 868
City on Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A pyromaniac, ex-employee of a city oil refinery creates an explosion at the facility which starts a chain-reaction of fires that engulf the entire city.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: revenge, arson, explosion, burning building, fire, trapped, rescue, disaster film, city, hospital, firemen, television studio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 5K
The Tower (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the building and single father, is forced to cancel plans with his ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, firemen, survival, skyscraper, fire, helicopter, self sacrifice, love, single father, confined, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 62K
Daylight (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of armed robbers fleeing the police head for the New Jersey Tunnel and run right into trucks transporting toxic waste. The spectacular explosion that follows results in both ends of the tunnel collapsing and the handful of people who ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, survival, race against time, danger, rescue, explosion, trapped, save the day, daring rescue, dog, escape attempt, helicopter ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 3.7
 2K
Avalanche (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The vacationers at a winter wonderland struggle to survive after an avalanche of snow crashes into their ski resort. Their holiday then turns into a game of survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: avalanche, rescue, snow, ski resort, ambulance, snowmobile, danger, survival, winter, forces of nature, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap Park's daughter. Things ...
Style: disturbing, tense, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, black market, ransom, organ donation, factory worker, stabbing, suicide, crime gone awry, gory, danger, loss of loved one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Towering Inferno (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: At the opening party of a colossal - but poorly constructed - office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: firefighter, rescue, skyscraper, survival, race against time, explosion, fire, negligence, catastrophe, hysteria, escape attempt, evacuation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 43K
Crawl (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Serbia, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While struggling to save her father during a Category 5 hurricane, a young woman finds herself trapped inside a flooding house and fighting for her life against Florida’s most savage and feared predators.
Style: suspense
Plot: alligator, flood, animal attack, animal horror, trapped, survival, hurricane, father daughter relationship, chase, swearing, rescue attempt, against the odds ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Deepwater Horizon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Style: factual, emotional, compassionate, intense, exciting ...
Plot: natural disaster, trapped, oil rig, sea, rescue, explosion, survival, courage, post traumatic stress disorder, greed, self mutilation, employee employee relationship ...
Time: year 2010, 2010s
Place: louisiana, boston, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Assassination (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930's during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.
Plot: japanese occupation, assassination, friendship, father daughter relationship, japanese soldier, traitor, heroine, hitman, ambush, resistance, betrayal, murder ...
Time: 1930s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Battleship Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island (‘Hashima Island’) to mine for coal, attempt to escape.
Style: tense, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: escape, korean, freedom, rescue, father daughter relationship, soldier, torture, beating, island, betrayal, colony, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1945
Place: mine, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 25K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, scenic, surprise ending
Plot: home invasion, drug dealer, cocaine, mercilessness, wilderness, murder, survival, family in danger, log cabin, danger, fight to the death, child in peril ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Along with the Gods: The Two Worlds (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Having died unexpectedly, firefighter Ja-hong is taken to the afterlife by 3 afterlife guardians. Only when he passes 7 trials over 49 days and proves he was innocent in human life, he’s able to reincarnate, and his 3 afterlife guardians are by ...
Style: dark, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: afterlife, trial, hell, god, revenge, search, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, supernatural, investigation, danger, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Bittersweet Life (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kim Sun-woo is an enforcer and manager for a hotel owned by a cold, calculative crime boss, Kang who assigns Sun-Woo to a simple errand while he is away on a business trip; to shadow his young mistress, Heesoo, for fear that she may be cheating on ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, revenge, crime, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, gunfight, hitman, gangsters, tragic hero, hotel, stabbing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 11K
A Taxi Driver (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who will pay big money for a drive down to Gwangju city. Not knowing that he’s a German ...
Style: based on true events, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: taxi driver, protest, democracy, historical event, car chase, reporter, camera, money, society, danger, korean, taxi ...
Time: year 1980
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 1K
72 Meters (2004)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins in the 1980s Soviet Union. Two best friends, Orlov and Muravyev, are serving at the Black Sea Navy Base in Sevastopol, Crimea. Both fall in love with one beautiful girl Nelly, and their friendship suffers a first blow. Because she ...
Style: thought provoking, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: submarine, explosion, navy, military, underwater, rescue, danger, survival, friendship, goldfish, comrade, emergency ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 17K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, stabbing, crime, life is a bitch, illegal immigrant, gangsters, chases and races, on the run, danger, deadly, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Girl at My Door (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Do-Hee experiences family violence. Young-Nam works as the head of the police substation. She tries to protect Do-Hee from her violent stepfather Yong-Ha. Though Do-Hee looks naive, she hides a secret. Young-Nam becomes involved in a case with her ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, bleak, serious, psychological
Plot: child abuse, small town, police station, adult child friendship, father daughter relationship, schoolgirl, incest, small town life, woman in danger, law enforcement, obsession, lesbian couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A corrupted customs officer, Choi Ik-hyeon, faces losing his job. Then, his life turns around as he meets ganster Choi Hyeong-bae who has connection with the Yakuza. They quickly form a partnetship; Hyeong-bae helps Ik-hyeon set up a business with ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: police, gang war, ambition, rise to the top, crime, unlikely criminals, rise and fall, dishonesty, betrayal, organized crime, district attorney, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, korea, seaport, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Trapped Beneath the Sea (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on an incident that occurred off the coast of Florida in 1973, this film tells the story of four men who find themselves trapped in a mini-submarine in the ocean depths.
Plot: trapped, diver, coast, underwater, rescue, sea, water, submarine
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.5
 1K
Tube (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, terrorism, rescue, train, one man army, law enforcement, deadly, isolation, save the day, hostages, tough heroes, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Show Must Go On (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: With middle age creeping up on him, the life and achievements of amiable, mid-level Korean gangster Kang In-gu are about due for an objective assessment. He’s certainly not in top streetfighting form anymore, and the young thugs under his command ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, touching, stylized
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, down on your luck, rivalry, drinking, chase, gang, family problems, disorder, family relations, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.2
 101K
Revolt (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how their new-found power will corrupt them.
Style: epic, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, greed, vengeance, samurai, insanity, chaos, warrior, throne, rivalry, funeral, murder, arranged marriage ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 9.0
 102K
The Mountain II (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a desolate war zone where screams of the innocent echo, on the very line between disaster and valor, 7 Maroon Berets will dance with death.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: behind enemy lines, criminal, dangerous mission, public execution, journalism, swat team, rescue, danger, crimes, society, captivity, tank ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.7
 9K
Airport 1975 (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, stewardess, survival, aviation, rescue, guitar, helicopter, airplane accident, pilot, teenage girl, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1975
Place: united states, washington d.c., salt lake city utah, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Mountain Between Us (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.
Style: suspense, scenic, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: interracial romance, snow, survival, wilderness, mountain, stranger, crash landing, near death experience, peril, love, travel, animal attack ...
Time: 2010s
Place: idaho, manhattan new york city, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 183K
Everest (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Iceland
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one ...
Style: dramatic, realistic, based on true events, scenic, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, mountain climbing, forces of nature, adventure, beautiful scenery, death, stranded, against the odds, climbing, adventurer, tragedy, natural disaster ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: mount everest, himalaya, asia, nepal, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 40K
Extinction (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, light, avant garde, twist ending
Plot: spacecraft, alien invasion, aliens, husband wife relationship, rescue, shot to death, survival, child in peril, foot chase, self mutilation, friendship, chase ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Absolute Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: INTER SCI climatologist Dr. David Kotzman has evidence that a shift in the Earth's polarity triggered the last Ice Age...in a single day. Now, it's happening again, and there's no time to escape. As the temperature plummets, Miami is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice, survival, save the world, apocalypse, rescue, save the day, forces of nature, race against time, husband wife relationship, earthquake, time travel, aging ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mountain Patrol (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A moving true story about volunteers protecting antelope against poachers in the severe mountains of Tibet.
Style: serious, rough, captivating
Plot: deadly, extinction, leadership, animal life, danger, heroes, escapades, crimes, village life, survival, village, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tibet, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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