Movies like Locked in a Room

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Locked in a Room (2012)
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Locked in a Room (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: "Locked in a Room" is a story about three teenagers that are trapped in three separate rooms. They are monitored and watched by a masked man who takes notes on paper as to their every move and emotion. They are further tormented by an eerie voice of someone outside of the room. Throughout, they use their minds to try to think as to why they are there. As time elapses the stakes and chances for survival are slim, but the question remains: who is behind this - the end reveals a startling answer.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, scary, rough, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, confined, crimes, mysterious character, trapped, teenager, room, survival, isolation, violence, murder, teenage life, danger, indoor, mask
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Locked in a Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and realistic films with plots about danger, crimes, murder, deadly, confined, violence and serial killer mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Locked in a Room: Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004), Blood River (2009), An American Terror (2014), Hazard (2013), Luster (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wilderness Survival for Girls (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Three girls take a pre-college trip to a cabin in the woods. Their night is interrupted by a visitor who, they begin to believe, may have killed a babysitter some years before. An original twist on the teens-in-peril film.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, dark ...
Plot: captivity, survival, teenage life, wilderness, friendship, isolation, youth, mysterious character, confined, mystery, forest, lesbian relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Blood River (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A psychological thriller following a successful young married couple on their way to visit family. After a blowout on a desolate stretch of highway in Nevada, they head to the next town only to discover it long abandoned. Here they meet a mysterious ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: desert, survival, mysterious character, isolation, couple relations, confined, chase, murder, crimes, serial killer, escapades, destruction ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 60s, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
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An American Terror (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Josh wakes each day to a series of Hells. Between uncaring parents and bullying at school he has little to live for. After a brutal event and ensuing humiliation of an online video, Josh and his friends decide to take revenge by staging a massacre ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, survival, confined, teenage life, isolation, crimes, psychopath, vengeance, bullying, social relations, youth, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Hazard (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The television crew of the "Scary Antics" hidden camera show sets up a disturbed young man for a practical joke, but the joke is on them when heads roll.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, rough, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, mentally unstable, crimes, murder, crazy, manhunt, survival, violence, isolation, found footage, prank, contamination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Luster (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Thomas Luster is a troubled businessman who tries to make sense of a life being driven out-of-control by a force closer to home than he first realizes. When he discovers that the man working against him is another side of his own personality he is ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: insomnia, law enforcement, crimes, murder, alter ego, split personality, rivalry, violence, serial killer, gangsters, neighbor, businessman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, rough, bleak, serious, suspense ...
Plot: captivity, crimes, confined, abduction, survival, murder, violence, kidnapped, kidnapping, female nudity, police, forced prostitution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Coffin (2011)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Awakening from a deep sleep in the pitch black Sean Justice feels around him and realises that he is in a small wooden box and beside him lays his unconscious girlfriend. With only two hours of air time remaining a ransom demand is made of $500,000 ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: race against time, confined, mysterious character, crimes, survival, trapped, save the day, on the run, mystery, buried alive, coffin, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Stalker (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When novelist Paula Martin retreats to the seclusion of her family home Crows Hall she hopes to clear her mind and focus on her new book. The arrival of an assistant, Linda, should take the pressure off... but as the bodies pile up, Paula finds ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: crimes, confined, mentally unstable, isolation, murder, paranoia, country house, woman with a gun, railway, bad girl, artists and showbiz, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Visible Scars (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Seventeen years ago, Mike kills a new mother of twin girls and took the babies to a house in the woods, claiming them as his own to appease his wife's desire for kids. 10 years later Stacy flees to her uncle's old secluded cabin in those ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soft for Digging (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A man wanders into the woods in search of his cat and witnesses a murder
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic
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Gut (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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Style: tense, psychological, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A man found guilty of a crime against a minor is released from prison and returns to get revenge on the jury who sent him there.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, psychopath, crimes, strong violent content, serial killer, masked killer, murder, violence, chase, escaped prisoner, comeback, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fall Down Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A group of college students escape their troubled lives but only to find themselves fighting for their lives from a revenge seeking mad man.
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Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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