Movies like [Cargo]

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[Cargo] (2018)
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[Cargo] (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man wakes trapped inside a cargo container with only a cell phone and is given 24 hours by his kidnappers to raise ten million dollars in ransom or die.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, ambiguous ending
Plot: ghost, trapped, survival, heist, violence, millionaire, death, mercenary, businessman, torture, kidnapping, unfaithful husband, neo noir, fear, captive, car chase, murder, isolation, laser, ransom, darkness, race against time, blood, father son relationship, self mutilation ...
Place: south america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, blood, violence, kidnapping, revenge, death and crimes mostly in Thriller, Crime and Horror genres. Some movies like [Cargo]: As Good as Dead (2010), Cop Car (2015), The Call (2013), Bad Samaritan (2018), P2 (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
As Good as Dead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seeking revenge for the murder of their religious leader, fundamental loyalists kidnap and torture the man they believe responsible, but the ensuing clash of right vs. left ideologies quickly reveals that they may have the wrong man, which puts them ...
Style: suspense, bleak, twists and turns, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, hostages, drugs/alcohol, domestic disturbance, vengeance, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 26K
Cop Car (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two kids find themselves in the centre of a deadly game of cat and mouse after taking a sheriff's cruiser for a joy ride.
Style: suspense, road movie, ambiguous ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: murder, sheriff, police car, body in a trunk, blood, stealing a car, police, child uses gun, defibrillator, gun, shot in the chest, dog ...
Place: colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.7
 101K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, danger, psycho, fear, murder, woman in danger, control room, cell phone, underground, lifesaver, left to die ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.4
 11K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: violence, obsession, captive, investigation, murder, police, psychopath, danger, burglar, rescue, robbery, confession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 29K
P2 (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Angela, a corporate climber, gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve and finds herself the target of an unhinged security guard. With no help in sight, the woman must overcome physical and psychological challenges to survive.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, stalking, kidnapping, obsession, isolation, escape attempt, torment, christmas eve, security guard, danger, survival, axe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.8
 53K
Firewall (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: State-of-the-art security system creator, Jack Stanfield has cemented his reputation as a man who's thought of everything. But when a criminal finds a way into Jack's personal life, everything Jack holds dear is suddenly at stake.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: blackmail, kidnapping, bank, rescue, technology, architect, hostages, family in danger, crime, hacker, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.6
 108K
Ransom (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: millionaire, kidnapping, fbi, bounty, rescue, crime, ransom, reward, crime gone awry, tough heroes, confined, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: harlem manhattan new york city, new jersey, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.8
 230K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, confinement indoors, confined, bunker, home invasion, secret room, locked in a room, heist, heist gone wrong, survival, burglary, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 15K
Leatherface (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will ...
Style: suspense, bleak, rough, brutal
Plot: chainsaw, violence, murder, escape, extreme violence, chainsaw murder, masked villain, revenge, fear, face mask, countryside, panic ...
Time: year 1955, year 1965, 1950s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 418
The Box (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A disgraced former LAPD detective leads a home invasion in search of millions in stolen money. The plan goes awry and homicide detectives seeking answers interrogate the only survivors; a thief and a victim.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, murder, crime, criminal heroes, hostages, interview, deception, master criminal, tough law enforcer, betrayal, crime gone awry, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 17K
Empire State (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis (Hemsworth), settles for a security guard job with the EMPIRE STATE Armored Truck Company. He makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, Eddie ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, armored truck, unlikely criminals, chase, crime, chases and races, crimes, embezzlement, insurance, pager, statue, heist gone wrong ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 174K
Don't Breathe (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, intense, bleak, tense ...
Plot: blind man, thief, held captive, serial killer, teenager, violence, kidnapping, break in, robbery gone awry, torture, breaking and entering, revenge ...
Place: california, michigan, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Some of Sin City's most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, neo noir, vengeance, murder, dominatrix, heroes, betrayal, crime, urban, twins, neo-noir, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.8
 172
Wild Riders (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two juvenile delinquents break into a luxury house where they rape two women. They settle in the house, sell the valuables and kill a curious neighbour.
Plot: biker, motorcycle gang, rape, exploitation, sadism, gas station, violence, blood, alcohol, swimming pool, telephone call, neighbor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Killing Them Softly (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, brutal, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, robbery, crime gone awry, gambling, poker, criminal heroes, criminal, murder, mafia, heist, drugs/alcohol, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, 2000s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 146K
Cape Fear (1991)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, lawyer, fear, family in danger, rape, revenge, prison, crime, serial killer, criminal's revenge, rapist, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Golden Rendezvous (1977)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Action-packed suspense thriller finds innocuous-looking purser Carter (Harris) the unlikely hero when the floating casino on which he works is hijacked by a heavily armed group of mercenaries, led by John Vernon. Complicating matters, a nuclear ...
Style: bilingual, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: shot in the head, flashlight, explosion, revolver, power outage, redemption, shot in the leg, rescue, gold, terrorist, tape recorder, shot in the back ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.2
 12K
Open Windows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nick is excited to discover that he's won a dinner date with his favorite actress, Jill Goddard. But when Jill refuses to honor the contest, he receives an offer he can't refuse: the ability to view Jill secretly via computer. Nick begins ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: voyeurism, stalking, kidnapping, obsession, computers and web, woman in danger, chases and races, danger, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, crimes, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 85K
Cellular (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man receives an emergency phone call on his cell phone from an older woman. She claims to have been kidnapped – and the kidnappers have targeted her husband and child next.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, police corruption, police, race against time, crime, rescue, hostage, mobile phone, one man army, track down, conspiracy, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 230K
Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, mind game, crime, urban, psychopath, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, hopes, infidelity, phone booth, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.0
 2K
Altitude (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A female FBI agent is offered millions to help a thief escape from a hijacked airplane.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: pilot, improvised weapon, hands tied, flight attendant, bribery, danger, death threat, hostile takeover, syringe, co pilot, female criminal, innocent person killed ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Assault in Paradise (1977)
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Native American travels around a resort town, murdering cops and rich people with a high-powered crossbow, while demanding that the town's richest residents pay him money to stop the killings.
Plot: hostage, ransom, crossbow, revenge, corruption, millionaire, helicopter, threat, hitman, city, police officer
Place: arizona, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 3K
Coffin 2 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Trick is among five hostages trapped together, paralyzed from the neck down. While an FBI agent and former detective race against the clock to find their location, the group tries to figure a way out before their promised execution.
Plot: ransom, coffin, kidnapping, fbi, masked man, paralysis, trapped
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 18K
Killing Zoe (1993)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Zed (Eric Stoltz) is an American vault-cracker who travels to Paris to meet up with his old friend Eric (Jean-Hugues Anglade). Eric and his gang have planned to raid the only bank in the city which is open on Bastille day. After offering his ...
Style: bleak, serious, twists and turns, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, aids, violence, bank robbery, murder, safecracker, hostage, pistol, bank, prostitute, junkie, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: hurricane, martial arts, drug dealer, gang, violence, hostage, kidnapping, massacre, murder, revenge, cia, rape ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, istanbul turkey, washington d.c., turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 157K
Misery (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, mentally unstable, isolation, captivity, loneliness, psychopath, insanity, kidnapping, torture, escape attempt, rage, obsessed fan ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Down and Dangerous (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alias, smuggler, rescue, crime, crimes, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, mexican american border, drug smuggling, drug trafficking, dope ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 4K
The Keeper (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Roland Sallinger is an LA cop who after nearly being killed by his greedy partner, and eventually being forced to retire for medical reasons, flees to San Antonio, Texas, after being asked to work as a bodyguard for the daughter of a wealthy ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxer, bodyguard, kidnapping, daring rescue, drugs/alcohol, vengeance, ex-cop, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, race against time, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 87K
Vacancy (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: one night, trapped, slasher, estranged couple, isolation, hotel, deception, psychological thriller, survival horror, hidden camera, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 51K
Marathon Man (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A graduate student and obsessive runner in New York is drawn into a mysterious plot involving his brother, a member of the secretive Division.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, chase, betrayal, vengeance, espionage, dentist, strangulation, attempted murder, stabbing, german, secret agents, government ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, arc de triomphe paris, uruguay, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%