Movies like Family Vanished

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Family Vanished (2018)
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Family Vanished (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A happy family returns from a vacation to find their home invaded by a criminal family and must fight for survival.
Plot: hostage, home invasion, robbery, cheating wife, kidnapping, vacation, unfaithful wife, vigilantism, humiliation, extortion, family vacation, escape, attempted rape, blindfold, identity theft, pistol, revenge, bound and gagged, hit with a baseball bat, hands tied behind back, gun held to head, knife held to throat, reading someone else's diary, gun, asthmatic

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about hostage, murder, crimes, danger, revenge, violence and home invasion mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Family Vanished: Firewall (2006), Breaking In (2018), Cellular (2004), Hostage (2005), Bullet (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 57K
Firewall (2006)
Genre: Action, 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, tense, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, hostage, rescue, blackmail, bank, family in danger, crimes, robbery, graphic violence, hostages, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.5
 15K
Breaking In (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, intense, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, protective parent, mother, hostage, security system, white male black female relationship, heist, crimes, danger, heist gone wrong, murder, black people ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.5
 98K
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, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: race against time, kidnapping, hostage, police corruption, psychopath, telephone call, cell phone, confined, woman in danger, chases and races, heroes, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.5
 109K
Hostage (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a mafia accountant is taken hostage on his beat, a police officer – wracked by guilt from a prior stint as a negotiator – must negotiate the standoff, even as his own family is held captive by the mob.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, hostage negotiator, one man army, hostages, fbi, crimes, small town, rescue, hostage situation, crime gone awry, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 4.4
 4K
Bullet (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Danny Trejo plays 'Bullet' a tough cop who takes the law into his own hands when his grandson is kidnapped.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, revenge, vigilantism, tough law enforcer, family relations, drug dealing, law enforcement, danger, crimes, corruption, extortion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Waiting for the Storm (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family's peaceful evening takes a horrifying turn when three men in masks and hoods break into their house and take them hostage. When they offer the home invaders to take anything they want, one of them reveals the true reason their house ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, macabre, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: home invasion, fear, danger, terror, betrayal, revenge, deadly, break in, forgiveness, gun, hate, mask ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, san antonio texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.2
 4K
Tiger House (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: home invasion, murder, teenage girl, robbery, death, hiding, injury, escapades, danger, crimes, revenge, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.4
 3K
Edge of Fear (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After being stabbed in the heart by ruthless home invaders, a man is left for dead. Now weak, outnumbered, and knife sticking from his chest, he attempts to do the impossible: save his wife from these murderers before he bleeds to death.
Style: suspense, brutal, tense, rough, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: anger, wound, home invasion, murder, stabbing, blood, vigilantism, vengeance, danger, brutality, deadly, revenge ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.7
 146K
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: suspense, neo noir, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, cia, ex military, warrior, murder, vigilantism, rape, martial arts, hostage, kidnapping, one against many, loner ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., istanbul turkey, turkey, brussels ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Killing American Style (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A gang of hot headed brutes lead by Tony Stone and sexual sadist John Lynch execute a robbery with some inside help. A bloody shoot-out with the LAPD ensues and the criminals are apprehended. After a brief stint in the slammer, the gang escapes a ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, schlock, shotgun, gun, g string, shooting, looking at the camera, car driving, blood, shot to death, thief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Living & Dying (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four desperate bank robbers are forced to abandon their lucrative heist plans and become the reluctant heroes when two of their hostages turn out to be psychotic killers who won't stop until everyone in the bank has been ruthlessly slaughtered. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime gone awry, deadly, hitman, tough heroes, disorder, kidnapping, danger, master criminal, unlikely criminals, crimes, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Street Fighters (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, vengeance, factory, social decay, psychopath, injustice, drug dealing, gangsters, prison, jail, home invasion ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, mayor, runaway train, train, negotiation, tunnel, ransom, passenger, hijacking, police officer, crimes, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 345
Birds of Prey (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Harry Walker, a former military pilot, works as a helicopter pilot and traffic reporter for a Salt Lake City radio station. One day while working he observes a bank robbery in progress and the kidnapping of a young woman who worked at the bank. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: hostage, chase, bank robbery, confined, crime, crimes, heist, missing person, kidnapping, armored car, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Survive the Night (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disgraced doctor and his family are held hostage at their home by criminals on the run, when a robbery-gone-awry requires them to seek immediate medical attention.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: home invasion, doctor, brother brother relationship, robbery, surgery, gas station, accidental killing, car chase, organized crime, danger, hostage situation, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 345
Punk Vacation (1990)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A peaceful California town is shaken after the brutal murder of diner owner by a gang of vicious punks. When the daughter of the slain man attempts to avenge her father’s death, she’s held hostage by the gang resulting in an epic battle between ...
Style: cult film
Plot: gang, hostage, revenge, criminal, infiltration, revolver, blonde, rat, white panties, death of father, murder, panties ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 119K
Parker (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, robbery, crime, crimes, fight scenes, betrayal, tough heroes, romancing a criminal, cons and scams, jewel robbery, thief, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, miami, new orleans, kentucky ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 384
Stronghold (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An isolated farmhouse is chosen as a hide-out by Jim and Charlie after an armed robbery. The Deleye family are forced to accept the situation under Jim's brutal domination. Badly wounded Charlie, a gentle character, takes Lisa's room but ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: hostage, danger, forest, wilderness, isolation, family in danger, violence spree, deadly, on the run, manhunt, fugitives, lovers on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 44K
Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, heist, car chase, rescue, fbi, thief, race against time, crimes, father daughter relationship, ex convict, taxi driver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Today You Die (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former thief who is trying to go straight seeks vengeance on those who framed him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, criminal's revenge, prison, criminal heroes, frame up, crime, dishonesty, crimes, manhunt, heist, heroes, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 298K
Taken 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Turkey, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, one man army, lone hero, kidnapped, kidnapped girl, police chase, albanian, chase, fistfight, ex husband ex wife relationship, u.s. embassy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: turkey, europe, istanbul turkey, asia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 3K
Midnight FM (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Popular TV anchorwoman & late night radio host Sun-Young prepares to work her final radio program. After this program she will prepare to take her ill daughter to America the following morning. During the radio show Ko Sun-Young receives a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, radio show, chases and races, hostage, crimes, hostages, radio, justice, vigilantism, psychopath, woman in danger, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.2
 352K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: brutal, serious, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vigilante, lone hero, vigilantism, fighting crime, tough heroes, gunfight, black ops, lone wolves, loner, hitman, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two lovers, Mary and Larry, in their Dodge Charger are chased by the police after robbing a grocery store.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, chase, robbery, mechanic, partners, buddies, law enforcement, race against time, store, car chase, hostage, police ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.6
 1K
Hate Crime (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A Jewish family, that just arrived in a new neighborhood, are recording their youngest son's birthday celebrations on video when their home is suddenly invaded by a bunch of crystal-meth-crazed Neo-Nazi lunatics.
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, rough
Plot: home invasion, jewish, rape, anti semitism, racism, torture, neo nazi, birthday, hostage, jews, hate crime, drug use ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 3K
A Good Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After an illustrious special ops career ends in disaster, Alexander goes off the grid and attempts to lead a quiet life as a handyman at an apartment complex. But when one of his tenants and her family fall under the thumb of a Russian gangster, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: heroes, gangsters, martial arts, one man army, save the day, deadly, gang, rivalry, danger, crimes, gory, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, romania, bucharest, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 2K
Operator (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela, and her estranged husband Jeremy, a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are left desperate, with no choice but to follow the kidnapper's rules: send messages ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychological, captivating, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, hostage, haunted by the past, chaos, criminal, danger, manipulation, redemption, betrayal, rivalry, revenge ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Anderson Tapes (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A thief (Duke Anderson) just released from ten years in jail, takes up with his old girlfriend (Ingrid) in her posh apartment. He makes plans to rob the entire building. What he doesn't know is that his every move is recorded on audio and video ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, surveillance, gang, crime, crimes, wiretap, safecracker, one last job, jewel theft, surveillance camera, mafia, police ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Assault in Paradise (1977)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hostage, ransom, crossbow, corruption, threat, police officer, hitman, helicopter, revenge, millionaire, city, murder
Place: vietnam, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 5K
Close Range (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A rogue soldier turned outlaw is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies, and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, exciting, neo noir
Plot: rescue, drug cartel, on the run, crime boss, revenge, pursuit, chase, corrupt cop, crooked sheriff, husband wife relationship, niece, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, texas, southern usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%