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The Platform (2019)
 7.0
 151K
The Platform (2019)
Original name: El hoyo
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two people per level. An unknown number of levels. A platform with food for all of them. Are you one of those who think too much when they are up? Or of those who have no guts when they are down? If you discover it too late, you will not live out of the hole.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, futuristic, ambiguous ending, allegory
Plot: confined, struggle for survival, cannibalism, fear, prison, rivalry, social differences, society, social relations, danger, food shortage, secrets, existentialism, hunger, jail, dishonesty, murder, hallucination, future dystopia, suicide, cold, delusion, survival, suicidal, symbolism ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to The Platform

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and scary films with plots about danger, survival, murder, deadly, violence, blood and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Platform: 2084 (2009), In Darkness We Fall (2014), Bird Box (2018), The Purge (2013), Neon Maniacs (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
 123
2084 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Not much left since the world died. That's what they called it the day the virus took over and people went inside, never to leave their homes again. Soon after that, the last of the food was gone, the last drop of gas was used up, the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, isolation, survival, danger, chaos, plague, confined, deadly, food shortage, mosquito, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
In Darkness We Fall (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Group of Spanish friends on the tropical island holiday of a lifetime. Discovering a secret cave adds adventure. They enthusiastically go underground with their camera, but soon become hopelessly lost. Nail-biting tension in the tradition of recent ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cave, survival, isolation, danger, confined, friends, claustrophobia, cannibalism, dehydration, eating human flesh, off the road, friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 270K
Bird Box (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
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: suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, survival horror, end of the world, fear, blindness, suicide, bird, murder, post apocalypse, creature, parents and children, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 200K
The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, deadly, family in danger, society, self defense, danger, future dystopia, social decay, violence spree, survival, chaos, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 2K
Neon Maniacs (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of teenagers in San Francisco discover a nest of homicidal monsters living in a tower of the Golden Gate Bridge, but when they try to tell authorities, no one believes them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: mutant, danger, survival, deadly, youth, crimes, deadly creature, stalking, rivalry, teenage life, murder, samurai ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 46K
Truth or Dare (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone—or something—begins to punish those who tell a lie—or refuse the dare.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, bleak, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: game, truth or dare, college, danger, supernatural horror, characters killed one by one, survival, murder, rivalry, demon, adventure, sacrifice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, london, tokyo, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.8
 35K
The Divide (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
Style: tense, suspense, bleak, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: isolation, confined, losing-it hero, survival, danger, bunker, violence, nuclear holocaust, human nature, group of strangers, chaos, social decay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.8
 12K
Apocalypse (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 2016 the sun has turned the entire world into a scorched and barren wasteland. The humans who have survived are either resourceful or violent, and sometimes both. Marie, her little sister Leonie, and best friend Phillip, are in a car headed to ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, distopia, life is a bitch, cannibalism, ambush, chase, heat, danger, on the run, tunnel, on the road ...
Time: future, contemporary, near future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 826
Omnivores (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Marcos Vela is a prestigious gastronomic journalist who accepts the request of an independent publisher to write an article on the recent emergence of the Clandestine Restaurants.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cannibalism, survival, murder, secret movement, gory, deadly, danger, crimes, secret place, strong violent content, restaurant, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Days (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 2013; A mysterious epidemic spreads across the planet. Humanity develops an irrational fear of open spaces that causes instant death. Soon, the world population is trapped inside buildings. As Barcelona descends into chaos, Marc sets off on a quest ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: plague, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, survival, tunnel, epidemic, danger, confinement indoors, extinction, deadly, obsessive quest, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 3K
The Task (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something diabolical is taking place on the set of "The Task" a new reality show in which players complete terrifying missions within the confines of an abandoned prison hoping to win a hefty cash prize. As six young students explore their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, surprise ending, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, prison, ghost, survival, tv show, confined, escapades, danger, supernatural, deadly, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 204K
Life (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: scary, apocalyptic, suspense, tragic ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, alien life-form, survival horror, mars, space travel, astronaut, monster, lovecraftian, tentacle, research, twists & turns, brutality ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 157K
Event Horizon (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the year 2047 a group of astronauts are sent to investigate and salvage the long lost starship "Event Horizon". The ship disappeared mysteriously 7 years before on its maiden voyage and with its return comes even more mystery as the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightmare, space travel, outer space, lovecraftian, space station, hallucination, insanity, danger, space and aliens, trapped in space, survival, crew ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 25K
Screamers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as Screamers designed for one purpose only -- to hunt down and ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, androids and robots, future dystopia, struggle for survival, genetically altered, chaos, nuclear, heroic mission, alien planet, battles, soldier, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 662
Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, dangerous animal, danger, supernatural, deadly, chaos, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 76K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, torture, gang, youth, forest, fear, in the woods, chase, murder, slasher, death of protagonist, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 592
Deadland (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the radiation-infected aftermath of World War III, one man's desperate attempt to find his wife in the wastelands that were once the United States inspires his fellow survivors to fight for humanity. The bomb has dropped, and in the blink of ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, survival, danger, chaos, apocalypse, society, life is a bitch, escapades, journey, plague, murder, violence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Something Beneath (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a mysterious black slime oozes up from the plumbing to infiltrate a new conference center, it causes attendees at an environmental convention who come in contact with it to have horrific hallucinations and nightmarish visions of past tragedies. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, bleak, serious
Plot: priest, survival, environmentalism, society, clergy, deadly, danger, supernatural, deadly creature, supernatural ability, slime, decapitation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
Dangerous Worry Dolls (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: While serving time in a brutal women's detention center. Eva wishes away her troubles to a set of tiny Worry Dolls. The dolls crawl in her ear at night and soon Eva becomes possessed.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Plot: mentally unstable, confined, prison, isolation, survival, vengeance, human host, gang, danger, crimes, deadly, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.9
 392
Dark Reprieve (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two people Matt and Kate wake up in a closed down prison. They have no idea how they got there, or why they are there. In the prison they encounter several terrors as they look for an exit.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: prison, murder, danger, confined, captivity, deadly, electric chair, survival, violence, memory loss, supernatural, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.7
 301
Carl (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychological horror/thriller depicting a backwoods family with a dark secret.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, danger, violence, captivity, gory, deadly, crimes, strong violent content, confined, good versus evil, woman in danger, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 32K
Altered States (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A research scientist (William Hurt) explores the boundaries and frontiers of consciousness. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic mixtures from native American shamans, he explores these altered states of consciousness and finds that memory, ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, obsession, science, isolation, genetics, psychologist, transformation, university, hallucination, danger, genetically altered, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1967, 1960s, 60s
Place: africa, san francisco, california, boston, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 13K
The Fury (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A government agent is determined to come to his son's rescue, when a sinister official kidnaps him to harness his extremely powerful psychic abilities.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, supernatural, rescue, family relations, danger, government agency, espionage, conspiracy, telepathy, government agent, vengeance, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978, year 1977
Place: middle east, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 3.5
 2K
Siren (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends escaping the city for a weekend away have a simple plan, to tour the coast for a relaxing weekend. Things hit a snag when one of the friends spots a seductive, sultry young woman waving for help off the shore of one of many ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: danger, island, isolation, cruise, beach, deathtrap, rescue, buddies, confined, seduction, murder, siren ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, survival, young heroes, youth, contests and competitions, against the odds, society, rivalry, heroes, killings, death, trap ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 1K
Hellevator (2004)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Luchino's routine morning elevator ride up from her subterranean home on level 138 to her school many stories above turns horrific when the elevator operator is ordered to pick up two passengers from floor 99, the maximum security level. What ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, futuristic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elevator, trapped in an elevator, murder, danger, society, supernatural ability, supernatural, psychopath, life is a bitch, prisoner, killing spree, serial killer ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Eyes in the Dark (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Secret video files just discovered on an FBI server prove that the government has been hiding unexplained disappearances and a dangerous presence in the Pacific Northwest wilderness.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: legend, video camera, college student, forest, found footage, evil, survival, group of friends, murder, mystery, danger, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.9
 219
Megaville (1990)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, national boundaries have been broken down and two giant super-states remain—the bleak, oppressive, and totalitarian "Hemisphere," and the sprawling and futuristic "Megaville." Megaville has an elected president, ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, society, future dystopia, smuggler, police officer, soldier, danger, crimes, law enforcement, gangsters, undercover ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.6
 442
Descendents (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In an undefined future, the earth has been destroyed by man, and the air polluted with a mysterious virus that turns humans into zombies. Only a few children are immune to the disease and have adapted to these extreme conditions and survived. ...
Style: bleak, serious, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, deadly, survival, future dystopia, destiny, bounty hunter, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, chaos, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 12K
The Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Open war against humanity rages. For five survivors – lost and on the run – the pursuit is relentless, the bullets are dwindling and the battle is everywhere. This is a 24-hour look into their lives.
Style: serious, futuristic, scary, suspenseful, depressing
Plot: survival, survival horror, apocalypse, countryside, danger, deadly, life is a bitch, sole survivor, post apocalypse, escapades, chases and races, confined ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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