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The Platform (2019)
 7.0
 189K
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: struggle for survival, cannibalism, existentialism, fear, confined, social differences, food shortage, secrets, rivalry, prison, social relations, danger, hunger, society, future dystopia, jail, dishonesty, murder, survival, symbolism, hallucination, suicide, distopia, violence, cold ...
Time: future

Most similar movies to The Platform

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, tense and serious films with plots about danger, survival, murder, violence, chase, death and deadly mostly in Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Platform: Vivarium (2019), Bird Box (2018), The Divide (2011), The Purge (2013), The Mist (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 48K
Vivarium (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman and her fiancé are in search of the perfect starter home. After following a mysterious real estate agent to a new housing development, the couple finds themselves trapped in a maze of identical houses and forced to raise an ...
Style: surreal, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, absurd ...
Plot: trapped, psychological torture, paradox, real estate agent, human monster, suburbs, evil child, existentialism, maze, unhappy ending, young couple, death ...
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91%
 6.6
 304K
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: suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: survival, end of the world, survival horror, blindness, suicide, post apocalypse, bird, murder, fear, blindfold, netflix, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 36K
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, bleak, suspense, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: survival, confined, nuclear holocaust, losing-it hero, isolation, torment, bunker, danger, group of strangers, human nature, chaos, survival horror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 213K
The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, 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: tense, suspenseful, twist ending, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, deadly, society, violence spree, future dystopia, self defense, danger, social decay, survival, chaos, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 7.1
 292K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: bleak, bad ending, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, stephen king, fog, trapped, deadly creature, creature, chaos and mayhem, fear, spider, tentacle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cave, survival, danger, confined, isolation, friends, cannibalism, dehydration, eating human flesh, off the road, claustrophobia, found footage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Escape from Marwin (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In life, we all deserve second chances. It doesn't matter what we have done. What if we were given a second opportunity in the form of an "escape room"? Annually, prisoners sentenced to the death penalty have the option to play this ...
Style: tense, slasher, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence, violent, prisoner, death, brutality, masked killer, revenge, one last chance, second chance, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 879
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, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, secret movement, danger, crimes, murder, secret place, cannibalism, deadly, strong violent content, cannibal, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.8
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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, future dystopia, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 148K
Pandorum (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more ...
Style: futuristic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, isolation, survival, space and aliens, mutant, danger, mission, memory loss, post apocalypse, fear ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 52K
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: exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: truth or dare, supernatural horror, game, group of friends, danger, survival, murder, college, characters killed one by one, rivalry, manipulation, demon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mexico, tokyo, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: deadly creature, prison, ghost, tv show, survival, fictional reality show, confined, supernatural, escapades, deadly, danger, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 26K
Screamers (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, 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, scary, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, apocalypse, nuclear, cyborgs, struggle for survival, chaos, future dystopia, heroic mission, alien planet, battles, soldier, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 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: post apocalypse, survival, distopia, life is a bitch, cannibalism, ambush, chase, heat wave, heat, danger, on the run, society ...
Time: future, contemporary, near future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.9
 3K
Alone (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When an outbreak hits, Aidan barricades himself inside his apartment and starts rationing food. His complex is overrun by infected Screamers, and with the world falling apart into chaos, he is left completely alone fighting for his life.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: zombie, walking dead, voyeur, zombie outbreak, cannibal, survival, panic, apartment complex, pandemic, survival horror, murder, pursuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cube 2: Hypercube (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The sequel to the low budget first film ‘Cube.’ This time the prisoners find them selves in a more advanced cube environment that they must escape from before they are killed. A science fiction film where space and time have more than one path.
Style: psychological, futuristic, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: maze, deathtrap, claustrophobia, mathematics, survival, confined, parallel world, captivity, future dystopia, group of strangers, riddles and clues, imprisonment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: epidemic, apocalypse, plague, chaos and mayhem, survival, tunnel, panic, water shortage, danger, confinement indoors, pregnancy, extinction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 27K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, ecological disaster, danger, small town, plague, chaos, catastrophe, found footage, hidden truth, chaos and mayhem, deadly, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.4
 7K
Kill Theory (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, friendship, murder, rivalry, survival, moral dilemma, isolation, strong violent content, friends, gory, deadly, mind game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 169K
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: suspenseful, scary, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, nightmare, lovecraftian, space station, trapped in space, hallucination, space and aliens, insanity, supernatural, danger, violence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
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24%
 6.6
 218K
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: tragic ending, apocalyptic, scary, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: space station, survival horror, trapped in space, lovecraftian, monster, alien life-form, mars, space travel, astronaut, outer space, twists & turns, research ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 5K
In the Earth (2021)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a deadly virus ravages the world, Dr. Martin Lowery embarks on a mission to reach test site ATU327A, a research hub deep in the Arboreal Forest. The arduous journey, guided by park scout Alma, is set back by a nighttime attack that leaves the two ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: wilderness, forest, in the woods, plague, virus, scientist, scout, insanity, survival horror, survival, peril, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.0
 378
Night Zero (2018)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A dinner party turns deadly when a group of friends is trapped inside of their house after a massive alien invasion threatens to take over the world. Things take a turn for the worse when they discover that the chemical the military is using to ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, suspense
Plot: survival, zombie, catastrophe, biological warfare, friendship, military, couple relations, alien invasion, pandemic, peril, graphic violence, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 4.5
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Abducted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jessica and Dave along with three other young couples are kidnapped in Griffith Park by unseen Abductors and must fight to escape certain death only to discover the world will never be the same.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, suspense ...
Plot: deadly, captivity, danger, crimes, confined, abduction, survival, murder, violence, kidnapping, female director, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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20%
 4.3
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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: suspenseful, bleak, tense, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, danger, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, chaos, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 9K
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.
Style: brutal, touching, disturbing, cynical, exciting ...
Plot: high school, eugenics, court, protest, father son relationship, youth, conspiracy, distopia, danger, rivalry, love, dishonesty ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
 3K
Stag Night (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four guys on a bachelor party get off the subway at a station that shut down in the 70's and, after watching a transit cop get brutally murdered, find themselves running for their lives beneath the streets of NY.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, survival, tunnel, danger, deadly, friends, cannibal, subway tunnel, survival horror, murder, subway, dismemberment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 643
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, life is a bitch, escapades, society, journey, plague, murder, violence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 126K
Daybreakers (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the year 2019, a plague has transformed almost every human into vampires. Faced with a dwindling blood supply, the fractured dominant race plots their survival; meanwhile, a researcher works with a covert band of vampires on a way to save ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, future dystopia, epidemic, distopia, pandemic, supernatural, plague, vampirism, immortality, vestiges of humanity, hi-tech, starvation ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 2010s, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Objective (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the supernatural thriller The Objective, writer-director Daniel Myrick locates the action in a remote mountain region on Afghanistan, where a team of US Special Ops forces is dispatched with the ostensible orders of locating an influential Muslim ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, soldier, desert, survival, military, danger, supernatural, swat team, supernatural ability, terrorism, stranded, taliban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%