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Meander (2020)
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Meander (2020)
Original name: Méandre
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting a car ride from an unknown man, Lisa wakes up in a tube. On her arm is strapped a bracelet with a countdown. She quickly understands that every 8 minutes, fire burns an occupied section. She has no choice but to crawl into safe sections to survive. To know why she’s there and how to get out, Lisa will have to face the memories of her dead daughter…
Style: psychological, scary, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: survival, trap, violence, psychopath, brutality, sadist, game of death, insanity, danger, trapped, escape attempt, deadly, sadism, survival horror, race against time, characters in danger, claustrophobia, monster, fight, female protagonist, fire, creature, acid, waterfall, code ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france

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Most similar movies to Meander

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and psychological films with plots about danger, violence, survival, murder, brutality, deadly and psychopath mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Meander: The 13th Unit (2014), Bring Me a Dream (2020), Saw (2004), The Dare (2019), Beneath Us (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.7
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The 13th Unit (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped in an underground storage facility, struggling to survive while being hunted by a supernatural beast that resides inside the mysterious 13th unit.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, danger, curses spells and rituals, survival, dangerous animal, deadly, supernatural, storage unit, monster, deathtrap, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bring Me a Dream (2020)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: on the run for murder, Avery Quinn bursts into Alpha Omega Pi house looking for help. Desperate to prove her innocence and her sanity, she holds a handful of people hostage and forces them into the reality of her ongoing nightmare. As a last resort, ...
Style: psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nightmare, pagan, ritual, blood, survival, deadly, brutality, confined, serial killer, vengeance, danger, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.6
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Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, mind game, serial killer, master criminal, psychopath, insanity, plot twist, game of death, fear, captivity, violent, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.1
 2K
The Dare (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A rare family night for Jay takes a brutal twist when he awakens in a basement with three other prisoners. As their vengeful captor runs riot, Jay engages in a twisted battle to solve the puzzle to his past and save his family's future.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: torture, revenge, sadist, captivity, trap, brutality, who done it, crimes, fear, escape attempt, psychopath, confinement indoors ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.3
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Beneath Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Everyday, thousands of immigrants line the parking lots of hardware stores and climb into cars with strangers they've never met, all for the promise of paid work. In Beneath Us, a group of undocumented workers are lured into the home of Liz ...
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: worker, migrant worker, betrayal, torture, terror, killer, murder, nightmare, hostage, mexican, sadist, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.4
 92
The Sadist (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A combat veteran, with serious psychological damage, stalks campers and hunters in the woods.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, war veteran, serial killer, murder, forest, mystery killer, brutality, violence, psychological torture, captivity, survival horror, trapped ...
Time: 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa
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Spare Parts (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a godforsaken bar in the middle of nowhere, an all-girl band – Ms. 45 – rips the stage apart with their punk spirit. But their performance impresses an enthusiastic fan who lures the girls into a trap, sedates them, and starts…customizing ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: fight, survival, murder, brutality, violence, chase, escapades, insanity, deathtrap, deadly, trapped, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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65%
 5.1
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Held (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A couple's ailing marriage is put to the test when they are held hostage in an isolated vacation rental by an unseen Voice that commands their every move.
Style: brutal, bleak, suspense, psychological, macabre ...
Plot: held captive, surveillance camera, infidelity, murder, marital problem, masked man, marriage, couple relations, violent, death, trap, mind game ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.0
 106K
Saw VI (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally ...
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, scary, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: trap, torture, mind game, game of death, sadism, serial killer, characters murdered one by one, captivity, serial murder, police investigation, strong violent content, terrorizing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.2
 220K
Cube (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seven strangers are taken out of their daily lives and placed mysteriously in a deadly cube where they all agree they must find their way out.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, mind bending, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trap, survival, isolation, maze, trapped, captivity, danger, escape, death, mathematics, survival horror, stranger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.4
 26K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, exciting, scary ...
Plot: violence, nightmare, insanity, home invasion, danger, torture, escape, blood, doll, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 2K
Treehouse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage boy discovers the perpetrators of several brutal kidnappings in his home town.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, survival, confined, danger, graphic violence, in the woods, teenager, brutality, psychopath, crimes, death, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Seven Boxes (2022)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 7 People, 7 Hours, 7 Deadly Boxes. Past events have brought them together and they must now figure out why in order to survive.
Style: scary, slasher, disturbing, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: torture, fear, kidnapped, bondage, scared, survival, locked in a room, sadism, escape attempt, deathtrap, sadist, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 5K
Funhouse (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When 8 celebrities from around the globe are invited to compete in an online reality show, they soon realize that they are playing for their very lives, as those voted off suffer horrific consequences, broadcast live to the entire world.
Style: scary, twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: torture, rivalry, survival, video surveillance, trapped, isolation, sadism, characters killed one by one, psychopath, mercilessness, reality, dismemberment ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Village of Shadows (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When Lucas Frantz invites his friends to visit his hometown Village de Ruiflec, they head in two cars to spend the weekend. The driver Hugo Kerimba, Marion Valeyre, Stan and his girlfriend Katia Brezinsky follows the car of Lucas, David Fontana, his ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: village, danger, mystery, supernatural, crimes, deadly, buddies, estrangement, missing person, survival, trapped, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
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Saw II (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a new murder victim is discovered with all the signs of Jigsaw's hand, Detective Eric Matthews begins a full investigation and apprehends Jigsaw with little effort. But for Jigsaw, getting caught is just another part of his plan. Eight ...
Style: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: trap, serial killer, torture, serial murder, mind game, sadism, sadistic horror, antidote, gory, survival, psychopath, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Kiss of a Killer (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A true story, Bela Kiss was one of the the most brutal serial killers, who killed 23 young women during the beginning of the first World War. The blood-drained bodies were found in metal barrels, conserved in alcohol. According to rumors, he was ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, hotel, danger, crimes, psychopath, off the grid, deadly, bank robber, survival, murder, ghost, trapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1916
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 908
Prey (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One night, several deer hurl themselves unexpectedly against the electric fence of a farm. Seeing deep signs of biting on the animals’ bodies, the farm owners realise that a predator is roaming about the neighbouring woods. Having determined to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary ...
Plot: survival, danger, couples, family gatherings, deadly, human nature, in the woods, family problems, forest, mystery, murder, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 3.7
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Path (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ana is a young woman who has just been given a scholarship to study in a foreign country. She decides to celebrate with their friends out of the city. On the road, after helping an injured woman, they are kidnapped by a weird family.
Style: slasher, suspense, scary, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: survival, violence, revenge, torture, survival horror, blood, female rivalry, countryside, strong female character, danger, murder, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Scream at the Devil (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beautiful schizophrenic woman is pushed over the edge by her husbands elicit affairs and when her hallucinations become reality the Devil comes to take his due. Is Miriam insane or has the Devil come to collect on her promise?
Style: psychological thriller, psychotronic, psychological, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, insanity, schizophrenic, devil, schizophrenia, unfaithful husband, vengeance, deadly, violence, danger, photograph, cross ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.0
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Buried (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: survival, confined, buried alive, captivity, isolation, trapped, abduction, desperation, danger, fear, terrorism, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2006
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Cube 2: Hypercube (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: futuristic, psychological, tense, scary, suspense ...
Plot: maze, mathematics, survival, deathtrap, confined, parallel world, captivity, future dystopia, group of strangers, riddles and clues, claustrophobia, imprisonment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
White Chamber (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The United Kingdom. Soon. Civil war rages. A woman wakes up in a blindingly white cuboid cell. Using its sophisticated functionality, her captor tortures her for information; information she claims not to have - or does she?
Style: suspenseful, intellectual, psychological, futuristic, suspense ...
Plot: prison, captivity, future dystopia, suspicion, survival, brutality, characters in danger, human nature, emotional blackmail, life is a bitch, conspiracy theory, escape attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 328
Last Screening (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Sylvain, a film-obsessed 31-year-old, lives in the basement of a small art-house theater where he works as a programmer, projectionist and cashier. Each night, after the last showing, he goes out for a murderous ritual.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, theater, psychopath, danger, deadly, small town, murder, violence, crimes, solitary, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 2K
Territories (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five friends return home from a marriage in Canada to the United States. Not far from the border, two customs officers stop them to check their identity.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, kidnapping, captivity, vigilantism, drugs/alcohol, deadly, escapades, danger, crimes, confined, survival, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.6
 539
The Last Light (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves trapped inside an abandoned hospital after an unexplainable apocalyptic event. In addition to being haunted by what they've lost, the strangers must also fight off mysterious creatures that hunt them down one by ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, apocalypse, danger, zombie, deadly, hospital, supernatural, creature, monster, deathtrap, insanity, morality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Levenger Tapes (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detectives in a remote town pore through every frame of a troubling tape to find the whereabouts of three missing college students. The chilling footage becomes more and more disturbing when the students come upon the bloody dress of an 8-year-old ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Plot: found footage, missing person, danger, police investigation, supernatural, wilderness, deadly, survival, violence, death, law enforcement, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 334
Plank Face (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man is taken captive by a feral family in the deep woods. They are determined to transform him, body and mind, into one of their own -- whether he likes it or not.
Style: bleak, psychotronic, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: hillbilly, cannibal, torture, evil, sadism, rapist, cannibalism, murder, feral man, vengeance, female rapist, sadist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 185K
Saw III (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate ...
Style: scary, psychological, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, torture, trap, mind game, sadism, mutilation, surgery, psychopath, master criminal, race against time, game of death, deathtrap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.9
 629
The Unknown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A film unit goes for a shoot deep into a forestThey settle at a place with bare minimal facilities run by a strange and quirky man called Setu.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, jungle, deadly, danger, deadly creature, filmmaking, rivalry, supernatural, murder, fear, isolation, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%