Movies like Below Zero 2011

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Below Zero (2011)
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Below Zero (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When Jack (Edward Furlong) is in danger of missing a deadline, his manager orders him to take whatever measures are needed to complete his screenplay. Jack locks himself in a slaughterhouse freezer but discovers that his inner demons are keeping him company. Despite the cold, Jack's imagination is red-hot as he concocts the story of Frank (Furlong), a tow truck driver who's locked in a fridge with the dying victim of a serial killer.
Style: twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, scary, tense, mind bending, serious, slasher
Plot: writer's life, losing-it hero, serial killer, isolation, confined, danger, deadly, race against time, one last chance, gory, figment, crimes, graphic violence, artists and showbiz, profanity, screenwriter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and scary films with plots about deadly, danger, crimes, confined, isolation, murder and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like Below Zero: Death Do Us Part (2014), For Elise (2012), Wreckage (2010), Messages Deleted (2010), The Last Stop (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Death Do Us Part (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kennedy Jamieson, a wealthy socialite, has waited her whole life to have the perfect wedding. Engaged to the charming Ryan Harris, the young couple is just a week away from the big day but hasn't had a chance to celebrate their respective ...
Style: slasher, serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: isolation, murder, friendship, couples, deadly, serial killer, crimes, confined, gory, buddies, psychopath, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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For Elise (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young college is responsible for the care of an innocent little girl, but soon all he knows give a twist that will endanger his own life. All begin when crossing under the floor of the third floor to the left, a road without knowing directly the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, survival, isolation, race against time, crimes, track down, danger, deadly, indoor, graphic violence, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Wreckage (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jared, Kate, Rick, and Jessica find themselves stranded in a wreckage yard after their car breaks down during a drag race. Meanwhile, the sheriff's office receives notice that a convict escaped from a local state prison. As the teenagers ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: escaped prisoner, serial killer, deadly, isolation, danger, confined, buddies, crimes, murder, graphic violence, friends, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Messages Deleted (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quivering voice begs to screenwriter, Joel Brandt, to pick up the phone on a message from his answering machine. Thinking it a prank, Joel deletes the message. The caller is found dead. Another caller leaves Joel a message; there is another ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, serial killer, frame up, writer's life, deadly, protagonist as suspect, race against time, answering machine, mystery, kissing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Last Stop (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of quircky, snow bound, strangers discover there are killers amongst them.
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Plot: murder, mystery, danger, confined, deadly, gory, isolation, crime scene, road accident, psycho killer, group of friends, psychopathic killer ...
Time: 90s
Place: colorado, usa
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Brake (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Secret Service Agent is held captive in the trunk of a car and endures high-speed mental and physical torture as terrorists attempt to extract needed information for their sinister plot.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: agent as target, confined, captivity, terrorism, isolation, secret place, race against time, secret agents, danger, running out of air, husband wife relationship, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Terror Trap (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving to a weekend getaway, a car breakdown strands young couple Don and Nancy (David James Elliot and Heather Marsden) while passing through a small, rural Louisiana town. Finding the couple on the roadside, the towns inhospitable Sheriff Taylor ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Stalker (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, confined, danger, isolation, mentally unstable, deadly, murder, country house, paranoia, artists and showbiz, writer's life, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crucifix, danger, investigation, law enforcement, dealing with death, deadly, crimes, mystery, murder, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.3
 553
Deadly Cargo (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Journalist Sara joins timid Victor and pregnant wife Thais, instructors Ivan and Edgar, and local kid Drui in Senegal for some underwater exploration. When their craft blows up following a misfired bullet, they float around in the water for a while ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: ocean or sea, murder, survival, deadly, dangerous animal, danger, rescue, isolation, ship, ocean, pregnancy, man overboard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Inhuman Resources (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Six captive office workers are literally chained to their desks by a demented, escaped serial killer; former regional manager Thomas Reddmann (Redd). He assigns his 'human resources' the impossible task of proving his innocence or ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, deadly, workplace, serial killer, office, graphic violence, captivity, boss and employee, workplace situations, danger, obnoxious boss, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, rescue, mind game, serial killer, deadly, psychopath, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.9
 389
Interference (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Martin Sanders (Andres Bagg), a socially awkward recluse whose only entertainment comes from eavesdropping on other people's private conversations, gets a shock when he overhears the devilish plottings of a serial killer who lives in his ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 3K
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Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns, realistic
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42%
 3.9
 569
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Genre: Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 771
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Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead in 3 Days 2 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Tower Block (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
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Experiment (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, Anna, walks the streets of a foreign city. Her mind full of pain. No memory of who she is. and plagued by nightmarish visions. Then she meets Morgan, a man who also has no memory. Forced to trust each other, the two feel a mysterious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Thriller
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Duration: 87 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Love Sick Love (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Trackman (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: slasher, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, confined, gory, isolation, heist, deadly, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, danger, criminal heroes, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Long Distance (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young, lonely woman misdials a phone number by one digit, calling into a serial killing in progress, the killer latches onto her and involves her telephonically in a string of murders as he heads closer and closer to her home in Boston.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, danger, deadly, crimes, stalking, murder, psychopath, phone terror, profiler, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 4K
The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, deadly, honeymoon, dangerous animal, desert, danger, tour guide, grand canyon, isolation, newlyweds, stranded ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 249
Isolation (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this eerie hospital chiller, a medical student wakes up in an isolation room, gravely ill with no idea how she got there or how to get out. Trying to make sense of her plight and save herself, she finds the hospital staff distinctly unhelpful.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, enigmatic, realistic
Plot: confined, isolation, danger, hospital, medical student, abduction, murder, woman in danger, running, revenge, flashback, barn ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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