Movies like Nine Dead

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Nine Dead (2009)
 5.4
 14K
Nine Dead (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Communication is the key to the survival for nine strangers who have been kidnapped by a masked gunman and told that one of them will die every ten minutes until they discover how they are all connected. Who of the nine lives and who dies?
Style: surprise ending, serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, twist ending, erotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, survival, confined, captivity, riddles and clues, crimes, torture, abduction, murder, brutality, manipulation, mystery, death, clue, isolation, lawyer, group of strangers, kidnapped, trapped, bunker, redneck, catastrophe, gangsters, serial killer, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans

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Most similar movies to Nine Dead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and scary films with plots about danger, deadly, confined, crimes, murder, kidnapping and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Nine Dead: House of 9 (2005), Unknown (2006), Breathing Room (2008), Saw (2004), Escape Room (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 10K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 million and their life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, isolation, captivity, group of strangers, mind game, murder, sole survivor, game, priest, rivalry, deathtrap, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.4
 30K
Unknown (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, survival, kidnapping, murder, mystery, hostage, confined, loss of friend, suicide, race against time, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Breathing Room (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Thrown naked into a desolate room with thirteen strangers, Tonya discovers that she is the final contestant in a deadly game. Restrained by lethal electronic collars, the players must utilize hints and tools from a box marked "pieces" to ...
Style: surprise ending, rough, suspenseful, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, murder, clue, game, experiment, rivalry, mystery, mind game, dishonesty, kidnapping, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 415K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, psychological, disturbing, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, serial killer, mind game, survival horror, trapped, psychopath, survival, fear, violent, locked in a room, insanity, extreme violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.4
 120K
Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: trapped, puzzle, clue, riddles and clues, quest, group of strangers, death, teamwork, survivor, game of death, characters killed one by one, survival ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.2
 229K
Cube (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven strangers are taken out of their daily lives and placed mysteriously in a deadly cube where they all agree they must find their way out.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, mind bending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, trapped, trap, maze, escape, mathematics, survival horror, death, claustrophobia, captivity, group of strangers ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Ten Little Indians (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disturbing psychological thriller based on the classic novel by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are forced to come face to face with their dark pasts after receiving an anonymous invitation to an isolated island off the coast of England.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, island, estate, crimes, confined, haunted by the past, death, vigilante, whodunit, paranoia, guilt, poisoning ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 55K
Circle (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Could you trust a jury of your peers with your life? The contestants of a mysterious death game must make harrowing decisions as they strategize for survival in this psychological sci-fi thriller.
Style: twist ending, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: survival, morality, death, execution, survival horror, stranger, prejudice, sole survivor, life & death, game of death, sacrifice, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 5.2
 5K
Hunger (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five strangers face the unthinkable when they wake up and find themselves trapped. With no idea how they got there they frantically try to figure out how to escape. The disoriented group quickly realise the truth about their situation when they ...
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: starvation, survival, hunger, captive, eating human flesh, captivity, cannibalism, isolation, confined, claustrophobia, flesh eating, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, group of strangers, game, psychopath, deathtrap, moral dilemma, torture, mind game, game of death, confinement indoors, death, choice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 2K
Farm House (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the modern day mid-west, the film focuses on a young couple trying to establish a new life. They become stranded in a very isolated vineyard. They are forced to face secrets from their own pasts and the malicous intents of the vineyard's ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: torture, mysterious character, starting over, confined, wrong place wrong time, haunted by the past, isolation, countryside, family in danger, mystery, vineyard, devil ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.2
 433
Deer Crossing (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The film centers around retired police detective Derrick Stanswood (Mann), who is called by a successful doctor about an unsolved case involving his wife Maggy (Cottrel) and their son, Cole (newcomer Kevin Fennell). Chasing after loose ends in a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, captivity, private detective, small town, kidnapping, confined, crimes, farm, abduction, violence, redneck, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 2K
The Betrayed (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kidnappers force a young mother (Melissa George) to recover money stolen by her shady husband (Christian Campbell).
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, criminal, revelation, missing child, trust, family problems, crime gone awry, survival, mystery, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: supernatural, mystery, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, serial killer, forest, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that wreaked havoc in Boston ...
Style: serious, scary, psychological, realistic, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, prison life, law enforcement, confined, psychopath, prison, woman in danger, manipulation, rivalry, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 6K
Vile (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of attractive young people (of course) awaken to find themselves prisoners in a mysterious house with no means of escape. They are each outfitted with new accouterments--electronic devices attached to the base of their skulls--and a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: torture, trapped, sadism, survival, brutality, murder, captivity, psychopath, isolation, confined, escapades, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 127
Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, mind game, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, rivalry, riddles and clues, who done it, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three girls take a pre-college trip to a cabin in the woods. Their night is interrupted by a visitor who, they begin to believe, may have killed a babysitter some years before. An original twist on the teens-in-peril film.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, dark ...
Plot: captivity, survival, teenage life, wilderness, friendship, isolation, youth, mysterious character, confined, mystery, forest, lesbian relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 6.5
 7K
Cut Off (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Thriller set in the world of Forensic Pathology. Coroner Paul Herzfeld finds a capsule in the head of a heavily mutilated corpse, containing a phone number and single word: the name of his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, bleak, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, abduction, island, coroner, death, rape, riddles and clues, kidnapped daughter, clue, blizzard, crimes, violence ...
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.8
 745
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, prison, supernatural, confined, crimes, rivalry, investigation, police detective, mystery, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Cellar Door (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having developed an uncontrollable obsession with the beautiful young Rudy (Michelle Tomlinson), crazed serial killer Herman (James DuMont) kidnaps her and locks her in a cage in his basement. The only way for Rudy to survive this nightmare is to ...
Style: slasher, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, survival, confined, mind game, psychopath, obsession, isolation, woman in danger, captivity, master criminal, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
And Soon the Darkness (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Argentina, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When two American girls on a bike trip in a remote part of Argentina split up and one of them goes missing, the other must find her before her worst fears are realized.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, friendship, torture, rescue, murder, missing friend, bicycle, psychopath, confined, isolation, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 1K
Senseless (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, confined, captivity, isolation, terrorism, prison life, internet, reality, torture, hostage, politics, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 6K
Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: survival, serial killer, murder, forest, rescue, fanatic, confined, religions or cults, psychopath, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, isolation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Great American Snuff Film (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two pretty young women are abducted to be the featured stars of a snuff film produced by a couple low-life goons. The ladies are bound, gagged, tortured, burned with cigarettes and forced to dig their own graves.
Style: disturbing, slasher, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: torture, serial killer, abduction, murder, crimes, psychopath, police detective, woman in danger, voyeurism, law enforcement, kidnapping, city life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 1.4
 1K
The Tomb (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Based on a story by the master of outrageous horror, H.P. Lovecraft, this bloodcurdling film introduces the "Puppetmaster." Imprisoning a group of people in a living hell of darkness and death the Puppetmaster controls the fate of each ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, crimes, supernatural, rivalry, psychopath, confined, survival, ancient mystery, escapades, cons and scams, destiny, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 5K
Victim (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After being mysteriously kidnapped by a Doctor and his violent henchman, a young man is held captive in the converted cellar of an old mansion. For reasons unknown, he's forced to endure heinous physical and psychological torture, but slowly ...
Style: scary, serious, mind bending, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: torment, torture, diary, abduction, murder, rape, shock treatment, brutality, escape attempt, confined, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.5
 301
Vanished (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman searches for many years to exact revenge on a kidnapper. A psychological thriller that examines how far a person would go if pushed to the extreme.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, mystery, crimes, rivalry, confined, hostage, husband wife relationship, fight, murder, secret, abduction, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Pray for Morning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Looking for a night of thrills, eight friends roam the abandoned Royal Crescent Hotel, where five students were murdered more than 20 years ago. When they discover a severed hand, they conjure up a evil spirit and unleash its bloody wrath. To ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, hotel, captivity, mystery, survival, supernatural, crimes, riddles and clues, murder, isolation, curses spells and rituals, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.5
 982
The Darkroom (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A teenage boy befriends an escapee from a mental institution who sees visions of horrible murders being committed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, psychological
Plot: serial killer, murder, mental institution, mentally unstable, confined, crimes, mental illness, haunted by the past, escaped mental patient, nypd, mystery, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%