Movies like The Dark Hour

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The Dark Hour (2006)
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The Dark Hour (2006)
Original name: La hora fría
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The eight years boy Jesús has been living in a crumbling underground facility since he was born with eight survivors of an apocalyptical war: the leader Maria and her lover Pablo; the gays Lucas and Mateo; the astronomer Magdalena and the teenager Ana; the soldier Pedro and the lonely Judas. They are permanently is state of surveillance, threatened by the contaminated mutants The Strangers and once a day they have to lock themselves in their rooms without heating to protect against the dangerous ghosts The Invisibles that attack in the Cold Hour. They cannot go to the surface, destroyed by a nuclear war. When they need supplies, medications and ammunitions, they organize expeditions to a store. When the menace of The Invisibles affects the safety of the group of survivors, they need to reach the surface. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, suspense, scary, semi serious
Plot: contamination, bunker, survival, life is a bitch, isolation, confined, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, deadly virus, post nuclear, invisibility, graphic violence, astronomer, post apocalypse, cold, obscurity, danger, deadly, gory
Time: 21st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, survival, supernatural, isolation, confined and escapades mostly in Horror, Sci-Fi and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Dark Hour: The Demented (2013), Bane (2008), Hybrid (1997), Zombie Wars (2007), Unearthed (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Demented (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six college friends unite for a weekend getaway where they find themselves fighting for their lives after a terrorist attack turns the local residents into rage infused zombies.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie apocalypse, survival, zombie, bio weapon, isolation, infection, chaos, friends, supernatural, deadly creature, small town, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
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100%
 3.3
 588
Bane (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Held captive in an underground prison by a sadistic sicko who fancies himself a surgeon, 4 women fight for their lives, knowing the exact time they're scheduled to die thanks to a crudely carved set of numbers on each of their bodies. None of ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: alien, experiment, isolation, confined, survival, murder, violence, life is a bitch, captivity, destiny, kidnapping, sexploitation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.4
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Hybrid (1997)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of space renegades hook up with a drifter named McQueen. Together they hole up in an abandoned research facility for the night and are relentlessly pursued by a human/monster hybrid.
Style: serious, scary, rough, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mutant, confined, isolation, stalking, laboratory, desert, experiment, deadly creature, half human, post apocalypse, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
 993
Zombie Wars (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Fifty years after a world-wide zombie epidemic had begun, a small group of rebel soldiers learn that intelligent zombies have begun breeding humans for food. The soldiers plan an all-out war to rid the Earth of the flesh-eating monsters for good, as ...
Style: bleak, scary, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, survival, supernatural, chaos, survival horror, plague, mentally challenged, escapades, heroes, breeding, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Unearthed (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the desert area of Hat Creek, cows are found partially devoured and the farmers believe that a wolf is attacking the cattle. The alcoholic Sheriff Annie Flynn is called by the local farmer Rob Horn to witness the remains of an animal to request ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, desert, deadly creature, race against time, alien life-form, chaos, supernatural, riddles and clues, isolation, archaeologist, creature feature, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Bone Snatcher (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After miners disappear in the Namib Desert, some scientists find their remains and the demonic creature that killed them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, rescue, supernatural ability, skeleton, survival horror, supernatural being, mysterious disappearance, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Dead Outside (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A neurological pandemic has consumed the population. Drug-resistance has mutated the virus into a ravaging psychological plague, rendering the 'the dying' desperate, paranoid and violent
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, plague, mysterious character, bereavement, chaos and mayhem, survival, life is a bitch, mutant, virus, farmhouse, insanity, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Somebody Help Me (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The screenplay centers on characters Brendan Young and Darryl Jennings who take a trip to the Lake Arrowhead with a group of college friends to celebrate Young's girlfriend's birthday. One-by-one the coeds begin disappearing until a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery, supernatural, survival, confined, captivity, isolation, deadly creature, best friends, youth, crimes, serial killer, forest ...
Time: contemporary
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52%
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Stranded (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Lunar Base Ark explores ore and unexpectedly is hit by a meteor shower and has severe damages. Colonel Gerard Brauchman sends the crewwoman Ava Cameron to repair a wing that is full of CO2. Dr. Lance Krauss warns that the gas may cause paranoia ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: trapped in space, survival, astronaut, spacecraft, supernatural, isolation, alien encounter, confined, evil alien, paranoia, fear, strong violent content ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 7K
Storage 24 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something nasty is lurking inside a secure storage unit. When a group of people get trapped inside, they need to find a way to get out of a building that's designed to keep things in...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: evil alien, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, locked in, confined, isolation, trapped, alien invasion, storage unit, eaten alive, quarantine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
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Dead Shadows (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Dead Shadows tells the terrifying story about a young man, Chris, whose parents were brutally killed 11 years ago, on the same day that the comet of Haley could be seen from earth. Tonight, a new comet is going to appear and everyone in Chris’s ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense
Plot: survival, supernatural, chaos, mutant, comet, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, violence spree, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 732
Zombie Town (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Local mechanic Jake LaFond's life is suddenly disrupted when mysterious parasites transform the law-abiding citizens of his quaint hometown into hoards of cannibalistic zombies. Isolated from the outside world by an accident on the only road ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious
Plot: plague, zombie, deadly creature, chaos, experiment gone awry, violence spree, isolation, survival, disorder, toxic, mad scientist, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
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Scourge (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and the rest of the town ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, offbeat
Plot: parasite, survival, deadly creature, mutant, mystery, supernatural, violence spree, small town, escapades, small town life, fire, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.4
 474
Zombie Undead (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A car roars through the darkened country roads. Inside, a distraught Sarah, holding her stricken dad, Mark, is desperately trying to stem the flow of blood. Having been re-directed to an Evacuation facility on the edge of town, Steve, an off-duty ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, isolation, survival, chaos, supernatural, hospital, plague, quarantine, race against time, strong violent content, confined, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.1
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Autumn (2009)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The virus came so fast no one had time to prepare. Before the day was over, entire towns were decimated, and large cities became monumental tombs. Left with nothing but fading hope and the will to live, reclusive software consultant Michael (Dexter ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, interactive
Plot: plague, zombie, apocalypse, isolation, survival, chaos, deadly creature, save the world, virus, supernatural, confined, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: serious, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: women in prison, confined, mentally unstable, gang, crimes, survival, vengeance, prison, isolation, human host, obsession, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
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Blood Shed (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true events of a homeless loner who moves into a self-storage facility inhabited by a community of bizarre squatters until they are locked in for the night with a deranged female who hunts them down in search of her lost child.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, slasher
Plot: survival, supernatural, confined, isolation, deadly creature, storage unit, graphic violence, stalker, prostitute, homeless, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 7K
Eden Log (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man wakes up deep inside a cave. Suffering amnesia, he has no recollection of how he came to be here or of what happened to the man whose body he finds beside him. Tailed by a mysterious creature, he must continue through this strange and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, cave, survival, heroic mission, life is a bitch, supernatural, mystery, rivalry, deadly creature, isolation, captivity, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Unknown (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five young field-biologists are sent to northern Sweden to investigate effects of a large forest fire. However, what was thought to be some weeks of camping and easy work soon turns into a nightmare as they find the remains of a mysterious creature ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, deadly creature, supernatural, isolation, wilderness, forest fire, biologist, confined, found footage, strange behavior, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.0
 812
Septic Man (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sewage worker gets trapped inside a septic tank during a water contamination crisis and undergoes a hideous transformation. To escape, he must team up with a docile Giant and confront the murdering madman known as Lord Auch.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural, investigation, contamination, evacuation, small town, mysterious character, crimes, graphic violence, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Both an homage to and a re-imagining of the original 1968 film, this update follows a group of survivors trapped in a farmhouse battling a siege of undead zombies....in 3D!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, supernatural, isolation, mortician, farm, chaos, nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, graphic violence, chaos and mayhem, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
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Dark Woods (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The crew of the TV show "Real TV" with controlling boss Gunnar on the front line will soon begin production of a reality show for which participants are selected to survive in the wilderness. Gunnar has gathered a production team of four ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: wilderness, tv crew, survival, psychopath, isolation, supernatural, deadly creature, forest, escapades, confined, corpse, gas mask ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.0
 2K
Incubus (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Stranded after a car accident, a medical school student and her friends try to find shelter - only to cross paths with a deranged killer.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: experiment gone awry, psychopath, supernatural, survival, serial killer, confined, isolation, murder, mystery, escapades, crimes, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, exciting ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, dangerous animal, chaos, supernatural, murder, scientist, survival, isolation, experiment gone awry, violence, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 3K
Haze (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A man awakes to find himself trapped in a dirty, confined crawlspace. He barely has enough room to move. He also has no memory of why he’s there, or why he’s bleeding from a stomach wound. Apparently drugged, he occasionally ‘zones out’ of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: survival, imprisonment, isolation, confined, maze, escape, claustrophobia, surrealism, prison, escapades, rivalry, deadly ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
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Morlocks (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ferocious humanoid creatures from the future come back to the present to devour humans.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: mutant, survival, time machine, supernatural, chaos, deadly creature, military, battles, murder, violence, graphic violence, soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Deadly Descent: The Abominable Snowman (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Friends go on a snowy adventure and come face to face with a deadly creature.
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: mountain, skiing, survival, deadly creature, isolation, supernatural, friendship, missing person, murder, violence, confined, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
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Mutants (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A nasty virus has spread throughout the human race turning the population into something ...else. After a brief setup (and a messy hit and run) we’re introduced to an ambulance and its four occupants. Sonia (Helene de Fougerolles) and Marco ...
Style: tense, bleak, scary, rough, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie apocalypse, mutation, infection, mutant, survival, zombie, deadly virus, isolation, life is a bitch, supernatural, love and romance, lovers on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 1K
The Haunting (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Francesca is a pediatrician who is dedicated to both motherhood and children, married to another physician, Pedro. Following the birth of a new child, Francesca begins to suffer from postpartum depression. Following the advice of friend and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: losing-it hero, supernatural, mystery, obsession, haunted by the past, family problems, haunted house, family relations, starting over, hopes, confined, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
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The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, deadly creature, evil alien, alien encounter, space and aliens, chase, alien invasion, mission gone awry, survival, paranoia, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%