Movies and TV shows like The Terror

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The Terror (2018)
 7.9
 41K
The Terror (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The crew of a Royal Naval expedition searching for the Arctic's treacherous Northwest Passage discovers instead a monstrous predator.
Style: anthology, twist ending, psychological, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, based on true events
Plot: expedition, arctic, cannibalism, beast, insanity, monster, violence, court, north pole, animal attack, paranoia, starvation, delusion, rescue, leadership, self sacrifice, corpse, terminal illness, shaman, cannibal, british navy, characters killed one by one, mysticism, ogre, trial ...
Time: 19th century, 1940s

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Most similar movies to The Terror

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and disturbing films and TV series with plots about violence, death, blood, danger, murder, survival and deadly mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like The Terror: Chernobyl (2019), Shackleton (2002), In the Heart of the Sea (2015), Sea Fever (2019), Moby Dick (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 9.4
 612K
Chernobyl (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 330 min.
TV show
Story: A dramatization of the true story of one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history, the catastrophic nuclear accident at Chernobyl. A tale of the brave men and women who sacrificed to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.
Style: based on true events, thought provoking, dark, heartbreaking, harsh ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: radiation, radiation poisoning, nuclear holocaust, nuclear explosion, nuclear power plant, nuclear threat, nuclear reactor, scientist, post nuclear, save the day, rescue mission, accident ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, 20th century
Place: ussr, chernobyl, ukraine, soviet union, russia ...
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67%
 7.6
 3K
Shackleton (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 206 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Shackleton's 1914 Endurance expedition to the the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28 man crew to safety after his ship was crushed in the pack ice.
Style: serious, suspenseful, epic, realistic, exciting
Plot: expedition, world war one, survival, adventurer, against the odds, wilderness, human spirit, adventure, ambition, forces of nature, danger, leadership ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: antarctica, south pole, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Heart of the Sea (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Australia, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the winter of 1820, the New England whaling ship Essex was assaulted by something no one could believe: a whale of mammoth size and will, and an almost human sense of vengeance. The real-life maritime disaster would inspire Herman Melville’s ...
Style: scenic, suspense, exciting, captivating, disaster movie ...
Plot: survival, ship, ocean, lost at sea, dangerous animal, whale, sea, adventure, shipwreck, against the odds, castaway, ocean or sea ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era, 1820s, 1850s
Place: new england, massachusetts, pacific ocean, ecuador, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 10K
Sea Fever (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The crew of a West of Ireland trawler—marooned at sea—struggle for their lives against a growing parasite in their water supply.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: sea monster, beast, biologist, expedition, sea, ship, mutant, rescue from drowning, forces of nature, crew, gene manipulation, collision ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 4K
Moby Dick (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ship, sea, dangerous animal, obsessive quest, whale, captain, adventure, ocean or sea, ocean, deadly, friendship, danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 71K
Frozen (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, sole survivor, danger, isolation, ski resort, mountain, survival horror, youth, death, stranded, frostbite, skiing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 16K
THEM (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A limited anthology series that explores terror in America.
Style: mystical, captivating, suspense, anthology
Plot: survival horror, mysticism, fight, social problems, supernatural, social relations, black man, social issues, struggle for survival, supernatural horror, black people, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Cook & Peary: The Race to the Pole (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cook and Peary: The Race to the Pole is an unabashedly biased recreation of the controversy concerning the "conquering" of the North Pole. Robert E. Peary (Rod Steiger), a US Navy commander and shameless self-promoter, sets out through ...
Plot: north pole, expedition, historical figure, navy, explorer, physician, arctic, commander
Place: greenland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 5.5
 2K
Monsterland (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: In this fantasy anthology series, encounters with mermaids, fallen angels and other strange beasts drive broken people to desperate acts in an attempt to repair their lives, ultimately showing there is a thin line between man and beast.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, angel, fallen angel, struggle for survival, human nature, desperation, brutality, vampirism, survival, vampire slayer
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
 42K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, danger, investigation, death, small town, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, interracial adoption, blood, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.6
 235
Sacrament (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Leaving the city behind for a weekend of booze, bud and bonding at the coast, seven friends find themselves stranded en route to South Padre Island when a big storm interferes with their plans. The town of Middle Spring is more than happy to welcome ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: cannibalism, gay slur, gay couple, revenge, sadistic killer, serial killer, maniac, killing spree, true crime, violence, murderer, torture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.3
 5K
Grizzly (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fifteen-foot grizzly bear figures out that humans make for a tasty treat. As a park ranger tries rallying his men to bring about the bear's capture or destruction, his efforts are thwarted by the introduction of dozens of drunken hunters into ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grizzly bear, wilderness, animal horror, national park, hunter, park ranger, survival, rescue, obsessive quest, danger, dangerous animal, investigation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five backpackers, diving in a ruined underwater city, quickly learn they are not alone in the submerged caves.
Style: suspense, bloody, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, underwater, shark attack, great white shark, cave, killer shark, diving, ruins, panic, survival horror, chase, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Kamen Rider Amazons (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series revolves around a race of genetically-engineered mutants known as Amazons, around four thousand of which are set loose into a city after a mysterious lab accident. Though normally able to mimic humans and live peaceful lives, the Amazons ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: superhero, kamen rider, violence, fight, heisei era, super villain, heroes, battles, society, morphing, martial arts, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 34K
Bug (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lonely waitress with a tragic past, Agnes rooms in a run-down motel, living in fear of her abusive, recently paroled ex-husband. But when Agnes begins a tentative romance with Peter, an eccentric, nervous drifter, she starts to feel hopeful again ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: paranoia, insanity, conspiracy theory, couples, drugs/alcohol, losing-it hero, psychosis, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), delusion, mental illness, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 12
Hematic Web (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An Anthology feature film with webs of evil and murder. Shorts "FEM", "On The Hunt", "Dark Psychosis", and "Cop A Kill" intertwine with blood and death to form a dark hematic web.
Style: anthology, bloody, psychotronic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: blood, violence, murder, violent, killer, monster, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, evil, death, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 22K
Wind Chill (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two college students share a ride home for the holidays. When they break down on a deserted stretch of road, they're preyed upon by the ghosts of people who have died there.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious ...
Plot: survival, ghost, supernatural, danger, on the road, paranoia, road accident, riddles and clues, deadly, wilderness, out of the way, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 21st century, 2000s, year 1953 ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 21K
The Stand (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 510 min.
TV show
Story: After the world is decimated by a man-made plague, a battle of literally Biblical proportions ensues between the survivors.
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: post apocalypse, god or devil, deadly virus, epidemic, devil, survivor, future dystopia, wilderness, laboratory, fighting illness, save the world, adventure ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 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%
 5.7
 28
Infected (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When Marcus Smith's whole life turns completely upside down due to an Infectious disease that turns the dead into walking dead, he must ban together with his old friend Shane Valdez and a group of Survivors. Together they learn the new way of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: zombie, walking dead, heroes, flesh eating zombie, zombie outbreak, violence, undead, post apocalypse, plague, deadly, friends, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 26K
Servant (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Philadelphia couple are in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home.
Style: psychological thriller, enigmatic, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: mysticism, nanny, bereavement, uncover truth, psychological trauma, religious fanatic, tv host, chef, parents and children, married couple, child, strange person ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s, 2010s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 212K
The Descent (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, ...
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, survival horror, woman in danger, monster, trapped, expedition, vacation, friends, creature, claustrophobia, friendship, mutant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 27K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, exciting, scary ...
Plot: violence, nightmare, insanity, home invasion, serial killer, danger, torture, escape, doll, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Hills Have Eyes 2 (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher killer, mutant, raped by monster, desert, survival, cave, cannibal, supernatural, rescue, escape attempt, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 2K
Diablero (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A young priest enlists the help of a demon hunter and a paranormal expert to search for a kidnapped girl in the underworld of Mexico City.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspense, demonic, bleak
Plot: demon, exorcist, hunter, demon hunter, danger, monster, mexican, monsters, demons, priest, death, violence ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI trainee, Clarice Starling ventures into a maximum-security asylum to pick the diseased brain of Hannibal Lecter, a psychiatrist turned homicidal cannibal. Starling needs clues to help her capture a serial killer. But her Faustian relationship ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, mind game, cannibalism, investigation, maniac, psychology, crime, brutality, profiler, fbi ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: maryland, virginia, usa, baltimore, memphis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 251
The Look-See (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A tragic event draws a group of troubled people together, bonded by their shared pasts and dirty secrets. However, one by one they are visited by a demonic entity known as the Look-See, which forces them to confront their grief and trauma, or suffer ...
Style: surreal, bleak, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: mental illness, monster, demon, supernatural, hospital, dismemberment, violence, servant, decapitation, grief, magic, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 12K
Intruders (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Anna suffers from agoraphobia so crippling that when a trio of criminals break into her house, she cannot bring herself to flee. But what the intruders don't realize is that agoraphobia is not her only psychosis.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, intense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, agoraphobia, plot twist, female protagonist, revenge, violence, brutality, obsession, murder, woman urinating, dead bird, dripping blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
We Are What We Are (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this reimagining of the 2010 Mexican film of the same name, director Jim Mickle paints a gruesome portrait of an introverted family struggling to keep their macabre traditions alive, giving us something we can really sink our teeth into.
Style: macabre, suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, family relations, prayer, small town, gory, parents and children, siblings relations, danger, missing person, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Freddy's Nightmares (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Freddy's Nightmares is an American horror anthology series, which aired in syndication from October 1988 until March 1990. A spin-off from the Nightmare on Elm Street series, each story was introduced by Freddy Krueger. This format is ...
Style: anthology, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, supernatural, crimes, deadly, tv show, murder, fear, high school, serial murder, youth, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%