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The Thinning: New World Order (2018)
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The Thinning: New World Order (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Blake Redding is trapped in this dark room wanting to protect his love so the only thing he will do is escape like no failed student has done before.
Style: suspense, social, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, thought provoking
Plot: fighting the system, good versus evil, injustice, heroic mission, confined, love and romance, rebellion, life & death, escape, boyfriend girlfriend relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about danger, rivalry, crimes, heroes, confined, life is a bitch and violence mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Thinning: New World Order: The Thinning (2016), The Darkest Minds (2018), In Time (2011), Prison Break: The Final Break (2009), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Thinning (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future where population control is dictated by a high-school aptitude test, two students discover the test is smoke and mirrors hiding a larger conspiracy.
Plot: eugenics, high school, conspiracy, father son relationship
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The Darkest Minds (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, romantic, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, telekinesis, love and romance, superhuman powers, danger, kidnapping, friendship, mind control, supernatural power, super powers, escape, radio ...
Time: near future
Place: virginia
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In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, twists and turns, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, race against time, fighting the system, immortality, social differences, chase, love and romance, on the run, chases and races, society, time, poverty ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
Prison Break: The Final Break (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie covers the events which occurred in between the downfall of The Company and the finale of the series. It details the arrest and incarceration of Sara Tancredi, the final escape plan which Michael devises for Sara. It also reveals the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, daring rescue, self sacrifice, escapades, fbi, crimes, twists & turns, runaway, prison escape, vengeance, happy ending, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, israel, new jersey, canada
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100%
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Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Scientist Will Rodman is determined to find a cure for Alzheimer's, the disease which has slowly consumed his father. Will feels certain he is close to a breakthrough and tests his latest serum on apes, noticing dramatic increases in ...
Style: exciting, captivating, thought provoking, suspense, biting ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, rebellion, intelligence, alzheimer's disease, inventions and discoveries, imaginary, fight for supremacy, monkey, genetically altered, virus, scientist, leader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, near future, 2010s, future
Place: san francisco, usa
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100%
 6.1
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No Escape (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are abandoned and left to die. But Marine Captain John Robbins, convicted of ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, prison, jungle, survival, chase, prison guard, ex soldier, prisoner, adventure, confined, prison life, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
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30%
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: rough, exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, ghost, battles, ocean or sea, heroes, gory, deadly, danger, submarine, custody, hijacking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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29%
 3.4
 1K
New Alcatraz (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Paleontologist Robert Trenton (Dean Cain) is called to Northeastern Antarctica near the Indian Ocean to help the FBI build an underground maximum-security military base and prison for the world's most dangerous criminals and terrorists. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, snake, survival, ancient mystery, deadly creature, confined, isolation, danger, chases and races, giant snake, escape, supernatural ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, south pole
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29%
 4.2
 2K
Red Water (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the quiet waters of the Mississippi, body parts are being discovered. No one knows what is behind it all, until a huge man eating bull shark turns up. This bull shark is different, as it can breath in fresh water, making a deadly encounter ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shark, shark attack, dangerous animal, treasure hunt, survival, gory, crime, fugitives, anti heroes, rescue, heroic mission, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 206
Mean Dog Blues (1978)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Former TV documentary filmmaker Mel Stuart tries to inject an acceptable degree of verisimilitude in Mean Dog Blues. A victim of circumstance, country and western musician Paul Ramsey (Gregg Henry) finds himself on a Southern chain gang. Captain ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: prison, false accusation, confined, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, tough heroes, power relations, dishonesty, prison life, betrayal, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, mad scientist, genetics, rebellion, mutant, experiment, dangerous animal, survival, chaos and mayhem, transformation, technology gone awry, stranded ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sword of Gideon (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Chronicles a Mossad team hand picked to hunt down the terrorists involved in the 1972 Munich Olympic massacre of Israeli athletes.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: terrorism, confined, crimes, chases and races, state affairs, workplace situations, rivalry, rebellion, undercover, assassination, contests and competitions, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, middle east, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 826
Venomous (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mutant snakes survived a terrorist attack on a government laboratory, and they now threaten the town of Santa Mira Springs, California. Seismic activity has brought snakes to the surface, where residents are being bitten. Victims can transmit the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, snake, race against time, survival, plague, heroic mission, deadly creature, dangerous animal, undercover, laboratory, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maryland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Against the Wall (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the Attica Prison uprising of 1971.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: prison life, prison, criminal heroes, crimes, workplace situations, life is a bitch, fighting the system, heroes, society, injustice, rebellion, confined ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 135
Terror Squad (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A squad of Libyan terrorists infiltrate the city of Kokomo, Indiana, and take over a nuclear power plant. A counter-terrorist expert must stop them before they blow it up.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, swat, deadly, heroes, rivalry, school, car chase, law enforcement, confined, chases and races, crimes, hardcase students ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.4
 615
Civil Brand (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Forced to work under slave-like conditions in a "prison for profit" program, the inmates of a mostly-African-American female prison, Whitehead Correctional, try to take over the institution. At the core of the story is Frances, who finds ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: friendship, prison, injustice, rebellion, power relations, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, human spirit, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 10K
The Human Race (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: One moment some 80 people are walking on a big city street. Suddenly a blinding light appears that transports them to a very peculiar racing course. A voice sounds in everybody’s head : “The school, the house and the prison are safe. Follow the ...
Style: exciting, scary, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, life is a bitch, chases and races, contests and competitions, danger, rivalry, deadly, confined, escapades, survival, manhunt, exploding head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 258K
Gattaca (1997)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Science fiction drama about a future society in the era of indefinite eugenics where humans are set on a life course depending on their DNA. The young Vincent Freeman is born with a condition that would prevent him from space travel, yet he is ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, intellectual, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: fighting the system, future dystopia, discrimination, genetics, eugenics, destiny, space travel, genetic engineering, society, heart disease, distopia, paranoia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: french riviera, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.7
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Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman and a pair of children are blindfolded and make their way through a post-apocalyptic setting along a river.
Style: suspense, emotional, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, blindness, suicide, fear, survival horror, bird, murder, creature, chase, running, pregnancy, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 525
Mistrial (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a cop-killer goes free, a detective's search for personal justice veers dangerously out of control. Declaring a mistrial, he takes the accused, the judge and the jury hostage...and begins a trial of his own.
Style: psychological, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, legal investigation, hostages, legal action, confined, crimes, who done it, protagonist as suspect, dedicated lawyer, couple relations, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Revolutionary (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "A", a member of a student protest organization, becomes disenchanted by his group's inability to effect real change. Emboldened to pursue more radical methods by the older, experienced leftist organizer Despard, "A" ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, thought provoking, realistic, rough
Plot: strike, legal action, life is a bitch, fugitives, factory, prison, politics, rebellion, price of justice, state affairs, chaos and mayhem, college ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Darkman, needing money to continue his experiments on synthetic skin, steals a crate of cash from drug lord Peter Rooker...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, experiment, drug lord, crimes, heroic mission, imaginary, bait, secret identity, gang, mad scientist, rescue, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s
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25%
 3.4
 2K
The Hive (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ants, displaying never-before-seen behavior, seize an island, the controversial Thorax Team is called in to stop the massive threat, only to discover that the ants are controlled by something beyond this world.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, eaten alive, ant, invasion, supernatural, chaos, danger, deadly, heroes, alien encounter, escapades, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: latin america, brazil, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.5
 18K
Toy Soldiers (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After federal agents arrest a drug czar and put him on trial, the cartel leader's vicious son storms a prep school and takes its students hostage. They rebel against the armed intruders and try to take back their academy by any means necessary.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, siege, terrorist, preparatory school, adventure, boarding school, friendship, high school, rivalry, republican, rebelliousness, vandalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, florida, virginia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Secrets in the Walls (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her two daughters move from their cramped Detroit apartment to the suburbs but scratching, cries and shadows haunt their new home.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: ghost, family problems, suburbs, missing child, supernatural, family relations, mentally unstable, starting over, captivity, slasher, psychopath, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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25%
 8.2
 942K
V for Vendetta (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, fighting the system, vengeance, mysterious character, rebellion, freedom, future dystopia, vigilantism, life is a bitch, society, disguise, political corruption ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, britain
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25%
Brotherhood of Death (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of Black soldiers are home from the war and head to a small Southern town. The town is dominated by a group of Klansmen who keep the Black majority from voting or being treated like human beings. However, these newcomers convince the local ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vietnam war, racism, revenge, society, heroes, deadly, social decay, rebellion, injustice, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Infiltrator (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Infiltrator is an American film about an Israeli freelance journalist who travels to Germany circa the early 1990's and uncovers a story about a dangerously pervasive underground Neo-Nazi faction, who are intent to bring Nazism back to the ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, undercover, racism, confined, against humanity, crimes, uncover truth, working undercover, state affairs, life is a bitch, espionage, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.0
 163
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, heroic mission, crimes, secret agents, escapades, confined, hostages, save the day, undercover, race against time, danger, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 45K
Chain Reaction (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two researchers in a green alternative energy project are put on the run when they are framed for murder and treason.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, conspiracy, frame up, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, witnessing a crime, crimes, chase, fbi, laboratory, secrets, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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