Movies like It Comes at Night

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It Comes at Night (2017)
 6.2
 89K
It Comes at Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
Style: suspense, rough, brutal, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: post apocalypse, pandemic, forest, paranoia, nightmare, hopelessness, survival, interracial couple, murder, fear, dog, infected, family relations, infection, desperation, cabin in the woods, breaking and entering, darkness, apocalypse, recluse, murder of family, brutality, fire, nihilism, violence ...

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Most similar movies to It Comes at Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, scary and serious films with plots about violence, death, murder, blood, survival, danger and chase mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like It Comes at Night: Open Grave (2013), The Thing (2011), The Thing (1982), A Quiet Place (2018), Bird Box (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
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Open Grave (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A man awakes-- without memory -- in a pit full of bodies and must figure out if the people who rescued him are the killers, or if he is the murderer.
Style: twist ending, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: memory loss, forest, life turned upside down, experiment, suspicion, paranoia, uncover truth, virus, losing-it hero, zombie, murder, human experiment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, canada
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100%
 6.2
 127K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, gory, danger, blood, chase, survival, alien invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 391K
The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, paranoia, lovecraftian, survival, evil, creature, fear, scientist, mutation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 484K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: post apocalypse, sign language, monster, survival, survival horror, deafness, self sacrifice, creature feature, creature, silence, child in peril, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.6
 304K
Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, end of the world, survival horror, blindness, suicide, post apocalypse, bird, murder, fear, blindfold, netflix, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 76K
Cabin Fever (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: suspense, rough, scary, disturbing, psychological thriller ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, illness, survival, infected, danger, plague, forest, disease, gory, deadly, small town, deadly virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 116K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insanity, plague, infected, survival, chaos and mayhem, deadly virus, quarantine, bio weapon, danger, hazmat suit, on the run, chaos ...
Place: iowa, usa, kansas
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100%
 4.4
 9K
Pandemic (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus of epic proportions has overtaken the planet. There are more infected than uninfected, and humanity is losing its grip on survival. Its only hope is finding a cure and keeping the infected contained. Lauren is a doctor ...
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, rough, captivating ...
Plot: virus, pandemic, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, apocalypse, survivor, rescue, survival, scientist, teenage girl, violence, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.5
 28K
Possessor (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A thriller about an agent who works for a secretive organization that uses brain-implant technology to enable its operatives to inhabit other people's bodies, ultimately driving them to carry out assassinations for high-paying clients.
Style: tech noir, psychotronic, suspense, atmospheric
Plot: assassination attempt, murder, brutality, corporation, machine, distopia, graphic violence, female nudity, male nudity, sadism, sociopath, technology ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 10K
Cabin Fever (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this grisly remake of the 2002 horror hit, five college chums rent an isolated woodland cabin for a party. But their fun quickly ends when the group is exposed to a hideous flesh-eating virus, and survival becomes the name of the game.
Style: suspense, rough, bleak, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: cabin in the woods, virus, disease, vacation, dog, isolation, teenager, death, burned alive, sex scene, friendship, marijuana ...
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36%
 5.0
 5K
Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, danger, handheld camera, forest, supernatural, survival, in the woods, panic, wilderness, hysteria, fear, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 81K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: forest, survival, torture, fear, youth, gang, chase, murder, in the woods, sadism, weekend, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
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36%
 7.0
 115K
Green Room (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young punk rock band find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, intense ...
Plot: brutality, murder, skinhead, survival, friendship, punk band, escape, violence, heroin, blood, self defense, punk ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.4
 27K
Cell (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ...
Style: ambiguous ending, scary, twist ending, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, epidemic, zombie, virus, stephen king, insanity, zombie apocalypse, suicide, murder, end of the world, survival, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, maine, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 27K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, ecological disaster, danger, small town, plague, chaos, catastrophe, found footage, hidden truth, chaos and mayhem, deadly, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.2
 32K
Slender Man (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.
Style: suspense, macabre, gothic, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil spirit, forest, urban legend, teenage protagonist, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, kidnapping, violence, monster, survival, demon, panic attack ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 4K
Danika (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei's husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mentally unstable, infidelity, family relations, nanny, fear, psychiatrist, obsession, dishonesty, danger, love affair, parents and children, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 172K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, trapped, videotaping, zombie, quarantine, danger, shooting, plague, characters in danger, handheld camera, infected, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.4
 9K
In Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Driving, lost and tormented in the night, primal fears of the dark and the unknown give way to fear that you have let the evil in, or that it is already there.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, danger, psychopath, stranger, survival, in the woods, forest, fear, wilderness, off the road, dark secret, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 243K
Saw II (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a new murder victim is discovered with all the signs of Jigsaw's hand, Detective Eric Matthews begins a full investigation and apprehends Jigsaw with little effort. But for Jigsaw, getting caught is just another part of his plan. Eight ...
Style: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: trap, serial killer, torture, serial murder, mind game, sadism, hostage, sadistic horror, antidote, gory, survival, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
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Pod (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A family intervention goes horrifically awry within the snowy confines of an isolated lake house.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary
Plot: ex soldier, paranoia, no survivors, creature, brother brother relationship, shot to death, lake house, lake, house, alcohol abuse, rifle, winter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
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Get Out (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, tense, psychological thriller ...
Plot: racism, hypnosis, interracial romance, african american, cult, psycho, survival, brainwashing, missing person, interracial relations, missing, secret society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Disturbing Behavior (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Steve Clark is a newcomer in the town of Cradle Bay, and he quickly realizes that there's something odd about his high school classmates. The clique known as the "Blue Ribbons" are the eerie embodiment of academic excellence and clean ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, slasher, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brainwashing, high school, small town, mind control, insanity, society, chase, crimes, rivalry, mind game, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 38K
Turistas (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, torture, survival, violence, chase, gory, black market, youth, strong violent content, murder, bondage, transplant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, argentina, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 40K
The Lodge (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two siblings spend the night alone with their new stepmother. Stuck in a remote mountain cabin, the trio are terrorised by a supernatural force.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: stepmother, religious cult, cult leader, murder, winter, destiny, female psychopath, life is a bitch, couples, violence, guilt, psychopath ...
Time: year 2019
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
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Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, stalking, danger, missing person, survival, isolation, group of friends, murder, violence, trap, mysterious death, loss of control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 45K
Carriers (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends fleeing a viral pandemic soon learn they are more dangerous than any virus.A deadly virus has spread across the globe. Contagion is everywhere, no one is safe and no one can be trusted. Four young attractive people race through the back ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, virus, pandemic, infection, biohazard, deadly virus, post apocalypse, post apocalyptic, plague, road trip, blood, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 235K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, sinister, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, murder, fear, supernatural horror, danger, family in danger, evil force, attic, paranormal activity, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998, year 2011, year 1986 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, sacramento california, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 4K
The Shortcut (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, urban legend, youth, chase, danger, deadly, psychopath, in the woods, murder, child in peril, friendship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, year 1953, year 1946 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 9K
Viral (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Following the outbreak of a virus that wipes out the majority of the human population, a young woman documents her family's new life in quarantine and tries to protect her infected sister.
Style: suspense, bloody, suspenseful, brutal, bleak
Plot: virus, infection, infected, quarantine, parasite, survival, disease, fate of humanity, sister sister relationship, humanity in peril, gas mask, outburst ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%