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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: thought provoking, social, suspense, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns
Plot: fighting the system, good versus evil, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, heroic mission, injustice, life & death, love and romance, confined, rebellion, escape

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, violence, rebellion, deadly, rivalry and murder mostly in Thriller, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Thinning: New World Order: The Thinning (2016), Gattaca (1997), Phantom Force (2004), The Darkest Minds (2018), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996). 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, conspiracy, high school, father son relationship
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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: thought provoking, futuristic, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: fighting the system, future dystopia, discrimination, genetics, eugenics, destiny, space travel, society, heart disease, genetic engineering, distopia, switching roles ...
Time: future, near future
Place: french riviera, riviera
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 4.0
 291
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, rough
Plot: supernatural, gory, good versus evil, submarine, ghost, ocean or sea, superhuman powers, terrorism, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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44%
The Darkest Minds (2018)
Genre: 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, love and romance, friendship, kidnapping, superhuman powers, telekinesis, danger, runaway teen, teenager fighting adult, mind control, shopping mall, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, twists and turns, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, mad scientist, genetics, experiment, rebellion, mutant, dangerous animal, survival, chaos and mayhem, transformation, stranded, technology gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, injustice, rebellion, friendship, juvenile delinquency, human spirit, crime, sexual abuse, prison life, racism, social decay, righting the wronged ...
Time: contemporary
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36%
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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, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, prison, jungle, survival, chase, ex soldier, prisoner, escape, prison guard, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 202
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: prison, false accusation, crime, prison life, confined, life is a bitch, betrayal, injustice, tough heroes, crimes, dishonesty, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 4.4
 382
Depth Charge (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jason Gedrick and Eric Roberts lead the cast of this thriller about a submarine captain who attempts to hold Washington, D.C. hostage for a billion dollars, and the heroic doctor who struggles to thwart the plan before the situation escalates.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense ...
Plot: confined, submarine, hostages, terrorism, underwater scene, adventure, hijacking, chases and races, danger, state affairs, good versus evil, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.5
 288K
Equilibrium (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
Style: serious, futuristic, atmospheric, psychological, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, fighting the system, rebellion, utopia, society, resistance, totalitarianism, betrayal, gunfight, human nature, battles, struggle ...
Time: future
Place: beijing china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.6
 128
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hardcase students, hostages, high school, school, hijacking, confined, crimes, danger, law enforcement, rebellion, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: indiana, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, prison life, anti heroes, injustice, criminal heroes, fighting the system, confined, crimes, rebellion, society, hostages, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 918K
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: futuristic, captivating, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, fighting the system, mysterious character, rebellion, vigilantism, vengeance, future dystopia, society, life is a bitch, freedom, disguise, political corruption ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, britain, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.9
 807
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, rough, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, dangerous animal, snake, gory, laboratory, deadly creature, desert, mutation, zombie, race against time, save the world, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maryland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking
Plot: strike, rebelliousness, college, political unrest, prison, labor union, socialism, terrorism, student protest, factory, price of justice, store ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 337K
In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, 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, exciting, serious, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, future dystopia, race against time, immortality, social differences, on the run, chase, society, love and romance, time, chases and races, survival ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, rebellion, imaginary, alzheimer's disease, inventions and discoveries, intelligence, monkey, medical research, virus, fight for supremacy, genetically altered, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, near future, 2010s, future
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 44K
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, on the run, frame up, fbi, fighting the system, fugitives, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, manhunt, uncover truth, chases and races, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The First Purge (2018)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of ...
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, abuse of power, party, sadism, nazism, experiment, survival horror, night, nightmare, terrorism, serial killer, racism ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: terrorism, vengeance, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, fighting the system, assassination, contests and competitions, murder, workplace situations, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, middle east, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 63K
The Siege (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, injustice, fbi, islam, siege, civil rights, fighting the system, reluctant partners, muslim, car bomb, secret agents, special agents ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, middle east, israel
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28%
 4.0
 1K
Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: dangerous animal, race against time, save the day, experiment gone awry, chases and races, danger, deadly, heroes, chaos, disorder, school bus, airplane ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: experiment, drug lord, superhero, master villain, gory, secret agents, secret identity, superhuman powers, fighting crime, rescue, vengeance, heroic mission ...
Time: 1990s
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27%
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 7.0
 340K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, quarantine, chaos, giant monster, found footage, danger, survival horror, helicopter, skyscraper, escape, destruction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: twists and turns, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, contests and competitions, survival, chases and races, life is a bitch, danger, deadly, confined, escapades, rivalry, purgatory, game of death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, suburbs, mentally unstable, single parent, slasher, domestic disturbance, fall in love, family in danger, missing child, psychopath, danger, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: suspense, brutal, bloody, intense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, murder, violence, gunfight, class differences, politics, death, social decay, social injustice, female politician, political conspiracy, rebellion ...
Time: near future
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 496
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, hostages, hotshot lawyer, crime, protagonist as suspect, legal action, legal investigation, death row, false accusation, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 24K
Virus (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virus, survival, ship, rescue, adventure, ocean or sea, save the world, heroic mission, deadly creature, robot, aliens, first contact ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien, small town, morgue, national guard, predator, hybrid, gory, deadly creature, survival, alien possession, triangle ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, usa, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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