Movies like Held

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Held (2020)
 5.1
 1K
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: scary, psychological, macabre, bleak, brutal, unusual plot structure, suspense
Plot: held captive, infidelity, murder, masked man, marital problem, surveillance camera, marriage, couple relations, survival, violence, death, psychopath, brutality, love and romance, sadist, chase, game of death, fear, insanity, vigilante, escape attempt, mind game, survival horror, trap, race against time ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Held

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, scary, disturbing and suspenseful films with plots about violence, murder, psychopath, brutality, vengeance, chase and death mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Held: Saw (2004), The Dare (2019), Saw VI (2009), Beneath Us (2019), Seven Boxes (2022). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 395K
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 ⇓
95%
 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 ⇓
94%
 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 ⇓
73%
 5.3
 2K
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 ⇓
72%
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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 ⇓
58%
 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 ⇓
57%
Don't Go to the Reunion (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Scott Rantzen (Brady Simenson) is a horror movie loving misfit who is teased by the popular students in school. When a date with the very popular and very beautiful Erica Carpenter (Stephanie Leigh Rose) backfires, he feels as though his life is ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: respect, crazy, vengeance, revenge, chase, crimes, threat, disguise, violent, killing spree, friendship, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 ⇓
55%
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 5.5
 2K
The Family (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Its hard for a family to stay together when killing is in their blood!
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, reformatory, police investigation, gore, penitentiary, violent, family, brutality, homicidal maniac, maniac, fear, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.8
 408
Seclusion (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends is stalked by a killer at an isolated destination wedding.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: death, murder, isolation, whodunit, cabin in the woods, cabin, violent, serial killer, fear, threat, revenge, masked killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 4K
Meander (2020)
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 ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: survival, trap, sadism, danger, survival horror, trapped, violence, brutality, escape attempt, race against time, insanity, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 3K
Trespassers (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two dysfunctional couples rent a modern luxury desert home for the weekend hoping to sort out their messed-up lives. Just as they are about to settle in for a fun night, a neighbour turns up at their front door saying she has car trouble. And ...
Style: suspense, slasher, brutal, scary, macabre
Plot: home invasion, maniac, survival, crimes, deadly, insanity, murder, danger, serial killer, brutality, isolation, trap ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.2
 356
Prom Ride (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's the end of the school year for a group of high school friends. Their senior prom was to be a night of elegance, rejoicing and celebrating, but when a psychotic killer hijacks their stretch limo, he is determined to have them Dead On ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: prom, survival, serial killer, maniac, pursuit, violent, youth, brutality, serial murder, mystery, vengeance, homicidal maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Attack of the Morningside Monster (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When desecrated corpses and ritualistic symbols start appearing, the residents of Morningside, New Jeresey, are thrust into an unreal world of darkness.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, suspense, tense ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, policewoman, police officer, criminal, dying woman, masked killer, danger, violence, dishonesty, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 1K
Recovery (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The patients and staff of a secluded heroin treatment center must do battle with more than their own demons as a mysterious killer begins picking them off one-by-one.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, slasher, suspense, scary ...
Plot: murder, doctor, patient, violence, psychopath, female assassin, brutality, disguise, mystery, chase, characters killed one by one, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.6
 241K
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 ⇓
43%
 3.7
 512
Central Park (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: School is boring, family life unbearable, and Harold and his high school friends have turned Central Park into their 'spot'. Unbeknownst to them, a revenge-seeking executioner prepares to kill them off one by one to pay for the sins of the ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: murder, kill, teenager, park, maniac, brutality, revenge, vengeance, violence, violent, obsession, alter ego ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 327
Trophy Heads (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An obsessed fan and his mother kidnap former 'scream queens' and force them to reenact their famous film roles...with deadly results.
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: scream queen, dungeon, kidnapping, abduction, murder, obsessed fan, basement, youth, characters killed one by one, abuse, survival, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 149
Terror Nation (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a criminal gang botch a heist they find themselves drawn into a terrifying government conspiracy to cull the population.
Style: suspenseful, psychotronic, bleak, slasher, scary ...
Plot: heist, conspiracy, gang, criminal, exploitation, revenge, brutality, insanity, society, youth, survival horror, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Alpha Delta Zatan (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Alpha Delta Zatan is set entirely within the claustrophobic confines of a frat house, the film follows the increased paranoia between members of a fraternity as they start to disappear at the hands of a masked killer.
Style: psychotronic, slasher, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, violence, blood, death, paranormal, murder, paranormal phenomena, dormitory, maniac, psychopath, pursuit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Taught in Cold Blood (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A troubled teen is torn between a girl who loves him and a mysterious stranger who pushes him to kill.
Style: disturbing, suspense, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalking, matricide, death, psychopath, violent, youth, killing spree, chase, revenge, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 61K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, trap, serial killer, home invasion, gory, torture, deathtrap, held captive, homicidal maniac, masked man, hostage, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 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 ⇓
39%
 5.9
 145K
Saw IV (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community to assist the veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through ...
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, trap, mind game, deathtrap, master criminal, race against time, rescue, game, game of death, serial killer, survival, sadism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
 296
Capps Crossing (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: David has lost his girlfriend and his mind. Capps Crossing is his only refuge. When six hikers make the mistake of choosing Capps Crossing to spend the weekend, David will stop at nothing to make sure they never come back.
Style: suspense, slasher, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: violence, murder, camping, hiking, serial killer, fight, death, violent, revenge, serial murder, woman in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 242
After Dark (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spring break for seven college students is derailed with one wrong turn. A flat tire on a deserted road leaves them stranded after dark in the company of a menacing drifter who may or may not be trying to help.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: spring break, psychopath, murder, brutality, danger, violence, teenage life, crimes, mystery, chase, maniac, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 119K
Saw V (2008)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Detective Hoffman is seemingly the last person alive to carry on the Jigsaw legacy. But when his secret is threatened, he must go on the hunt to eliminate all the loose ends.
Style: rough, twist ending, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, mind game, game of death, deathtrap, psychopath, trap, escape attempt, race against time, deadly, survival horror, blood splatter, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 123K
The Strangers (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychological thriller, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: home invasion, survival, hostage, serial killer, hostages, murder, confined, cat and mouse, violence, mysterious character, bag over head, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 357
Flowers (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An abstract, surreal horror film centering on six dead women waking up in the crawl space below their killer's house.
Style: psychological, scary, disturbing, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, death, blood, spirit, murder, victim, purgatory, soul music, paranormal phenomena, paranormal, woman in danger, maze ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%