Movies like REC

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REC (2007)
 7.4
 185K
REC (2007)
Original name: [REC]
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, bleak, disturbing, dark, psychological, atmospheric, bloody, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, zombie, suspense, quarantine, fear, infection, trapped, videotaping, virus, monster, epidemic, plague, characters in danger, apocalypse, escapades, chaos, survival, journalist, confined, infected, reporter, macabre, cult, violent, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, usa, europe

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Most similar movies to REC

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, intense and splatter films with plots about supernatural, blood, suspense, monster, death, macabre and danger mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like REC: [Rec] 2 (2009), Quarantine (2008), Cloverfield (2008), [REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014), Grave Encounters (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 75K
[Rec] 2 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The action continues from [REC], with the medical officer and a SWAT team outfitted with video cameras are sent into the sealed off apartment to control the situation.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, intense, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, virus, supernatural, found footage, quarantine, trapped, twists and turns, suspense, infection, demon, isolation, demonic possession ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.9
 75K
Quarantine (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: quarantine, zombie, virus, found footage, survival, infection, graphic violence, suspense, supernatural, monster, macabre, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.0
 405K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, apocalyptic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, disaster, found footage, giant monster, alien, survival, deadly creature, fear, survival horror, destruction, chaos, suspense ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: √Āngela Vidal the young television reporter who entered the building with the fireman, manages to make it out alive. But what the soldiers don?t know is that she carries the seed of the strange infection. She is to be taken to a provisional ...
Style: scary, bloody, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: zombie, zombie outbreak, quarantine, demonic possession, isolation, found footage, violence spree, chaos, confined, suspense, virus, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, intense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, ghost, haunted house, supernatural, paranormal, paranormal investigation, claustrophobia, mental institution, suspense, abandoned hospital, monster, maze ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, splatter, atmospheric, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, living dead, zombie attack, walking dead, zombie outbreak, plague, shopping mall ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 2003, 21st century
Place: usa, midwest, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 421K
28 Days Later (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Twenty-eight days after a killer virus was accidentally unleashed from a British research facility, a small group of London survivors are caught in a desperate struggle to protect themselves from the infected. Carried by animals and humans, the ...
Style: scary, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, apocalypse, virus, survival, epidemic, fear, end of the world, rage, infected, zombie apocalypse, laboratory ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, manchester, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 28K
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: scary, disturbing, thought provoking, suspenseful, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: infection, parasite, found footage, monster, disaster, suspense, plague, virus, apocalypse, ecological disaster, infected, small town ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: maryland, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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As Above, So Below (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, psychological, tense ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, underground, survival, catacomb, archaeology, ghost, ancient mystery, cult, treasure hunt, confined, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 139K
The Visit (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents' remote Pennsylvania farm for a weeklong trip. Once the children discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing, they see their chances ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, disturbing, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: suspense, murder, elderly, kids in trouble, siblings relations, found footage, family relations, farm, sibling relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, parents and children, basement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying ...
Style: scary, dark, bad ending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, witch, suspense, supernatural horror, morgue, autopsy, witchcraft, corpse, demon, mutilation, dead woman, twists and turns ...
Place: london, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Quarantine 2: Terminal (2011)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A plane is taken over by a mysterious virus. When the plane lands it is placed under quarantine. Now a group of survivors must band together to survive the quarantine.
Style: scary, splatter, slasher, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, quarantine, virus, infected, airplane, infection, plague, stewardess, zombification, airport, chaos, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of people try to survive an attack of bloodthirsty zombies while trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse. Although not the first zombie film, Night of the Living Dead is the progenitor of the contemporary "zombie apocalypse" ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, disturbing, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, cemetery, apocalypse, suspense, cult, basement, zombie apocalypse, survival, monster, supernatural, cannibalism, zombie attack ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1967
Place: pennsylvania, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 41K
V/H/S/2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inside a darkened house looms a column of TVs littered with VHS tapes, a pagan shrine to forgotten analog gods. The screens crackle and pop endlessly with monochrome vistas of static white noise permeating the brain and fogging concentration. But ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, suspense, zombie, monster, macabre, ghost, murder, evil, videotaping, violence, alien abduction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.8
 249K
It Follows (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For 19-year-old Jay, fall should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But a seemingly innocent physical encounter turns sour and gives her the inescapable sense that someone, or something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, evil, macabre, suspense, being followed, teenage girl, voyeurism, death, coming of age, sex, supernatural being ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: michigan, detroit, california, usa, plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 158K
The Orphanage (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman brings her family back to her childhood home, which used to be an orphanage, intent on reopening it. Before long, her son starts to communicate with a new invisible friend.
Style: scary, twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, fear, macabre, missing child, death, tragic event, twists and turns, afterlife, orphanage, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 318K
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: atmospheric, twist ending, psychological, scary, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, apocalypse, suspense, religious fanatic, fear, creature, small town, macabre, spider, twists and turns, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Taking of Deborah Logan (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What starts as a poignant medical documentary about Deborah Logan's descent into Alzheimer's disease and her daughter's struggles as caregiver degenerates into a maddening portrayal of dementia at its most frightening, as hair-raising ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, slasher, intense ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: supernatural, found footage, suspense, hospital, investigation, insanity, demon, kidnapping, mental illness, snake, surveillance, transformation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, witch, fear, suspense, forest, supernatural, survival, wilderness, videotaping, panic, urban legend, supernatural horror ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.0
 47K
Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, tense, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, found footage, forest, death, lost in the woods, witch, suspense, chase, runaway, friendship, missing person, curse ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, dark ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, fear, supernatural, paranormal activity, suspense, demon, videotaping, panic, found footage, monster, evil force ...
Time: year 2006, 2000s, 21st century
Place: san diego california, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, surprise ending, splatter ...
Plot: tourist, mutant, stranded, nuclear power plant, virus, suspense, abandoned building, radiation, brother brother relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death, brutality ...
Place: chernobyl, ukraine, kiev ukraine, london, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 26K
Devil's Pass (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, factual, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, survival, supernatural, snow, mountain, suspense, time travel, winter, secrets, monster, missing person, murder ...
Time: year 1980, 21st century
Place: russia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.2
 24K
Afflicted (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two friends' tour of Europe takes a dark turn when one of them contracts a mysterious illness. They race to find out what it is and how to cure it before the sickness consumes him completely.
Style: scary, intense, tense, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, found footage, suspense, violent, macabre, race against time, buddies, plague, monster, murder, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, canada, paris france, barcelona, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 519K
The Conjuring (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse. Forced to confront a powerful entity, the Warrens find themselves caught in the most terrifying case of their lives.
Style: scary, dark, atmospheric, suspenseful, frightening ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, paranormal investigation, witch, fear, exorcism, paranormal, supernatural horror, investigation, house, psychic ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971, year 1968, 60s ...
Place: rhode island, new england, connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 31K
Creep (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Trapped in a London subway station, a woman who's being pursued by a potential attacker heads into the unknown labyrinth of tunnels beneath the city's streets
Style: scary, disturbing, tense, slasher, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: tunnel, subway, train, macabre, chase, violent, woman in danger, insanity, torture, deadly creature, murder, monster ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 281K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this chilling sequel to 28 Days Later, the inhabitants of the British Isles appear to have lost their battle against the onslaught of disease, as the deadly rage virus has killed every citizen there. Six months later, a group of Americans dare to ...
Style: scary, tense, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, virus, end of the world, post apocalypse, infected, deadly virus, zombie apocalypse, chaos, suspense, chaos and mayhem, infection ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 109K
Mirrors (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, bad ending ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, evil, twists and turns, mirror, supernatural horror, investigation, demon, death, disappearance, uncover truth, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 680K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, apocalyptic, scary, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, deadly virus, survival, post apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, end of the world, pandemic, natural disaster, chaos ...
Time: future, jurassic, 2000s, year 1973, 21st century
Place: israel, new jersey, new york, philadelphia, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
[REC] 3: Genesis (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The action now takes place miles away from the original location and partly in broad daylight, giving the film an entirely fresh yet disturbing new reality. The infection has left the building. In a clever twist that draws together the plots of the ...
Style: scary, intense, harsh, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wedding, virus, quarantine, infection, zombie, monster, found footage, supernatural, plague, suspense, religion and supernatural, survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%