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 7.5
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[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, rough, serious, bleak, dark, ambiguous ending, surprise ending, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: plague, deadly creature, infected, isolation, cannibalism, paranoia, shooting, supernatural, obsession, violence spree, confined, survival, zombie, trapped, journalist, captivity, found footage, bite, gory, danger, quarantine, loss of friend, rage, reporter, self sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about danger, deadly, gory, blood, survival, death and violence mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like [Rec]: [REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014), 28 Weeks Later (2007), Quarantine (2008), Grave Encounters (2011), 28 Days Later... (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.5
 62K
[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, serious, bleak, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, swat team, found footage, occult, night vision, gas mask, blood sample, freezer, gory, supernatural, firefighter, quarantine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
[REC] 4: Apocalypse (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ángela 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, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: demonic possession, soldier, survival, gory, isolation, quarantine, occult, religion and supernatural, confined, danger, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 235K
28 Weeks Later (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Spain
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, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, zombie, survival, mutant, chaos, infected, siblings relations, on the run, danger, survivor, virus, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 63K
Quarantine (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: plague, virus, found footage, quarantine, tv reporter, gory, firefighter, journalism, uncover truth, isolation, supernatural, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror
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, serious, suspenseful, tense, demonic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, danger, deadly, found footage, paranormal investigation, paranormal, tv show, escapades, anchor, videotaping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, plague, virus, rage, infected, army, deadly virus, chaos and mayhem, survivor, death, research ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, manchester england, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 19K
Afflicted (2013)
Genre: 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: buddies, race against time, plague, vampire, chases and races, danger, deadly, found footage, on the road, friends, blood, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, paris france, vancouver british columbia canada, barcelona spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 173K
The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, family in danger, future dystopia, self defense, danger, society, life is a bitch, home invasion, escapades, chaos, violence spree, social decay ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 102K
The Crazies (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Four friends find themselves trapped in their small hometown after they discover their friends and neighbors going quickly and horrifically insane.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, on the run, insanity, survival, quarantine, infected, chaos and mayhem, danger, small town, deadly virus, chaos, army ...
Place: iowa, kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
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, rough, dark humor, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, survival, chaos and mayhem, siege, group of strangers, apocalypse, mass murder, gory, infected, death, shopping mall, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: usa, wisconsin, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.6
 340K
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, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: captivity, psychopath, mind game, torture, serial killer, survival, insanity, race against time, trapped, game of death, master criminal, sadist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Day of the Dead (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Day of the Dead is a horror film which is nominally a quasi-remake of George A. Romero's classic zombie film of the same name, which was the third in Romero's Dead series. The film is directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Friday the ...
Style: rough, scary, suspense, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, small town, quarantine, soldier, survival, apocalypse, deadly creature, virus, race against time, infected, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 107K
The Thing (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, evil alien, alien invasion, danger, chase, survival, mission gone awry, gory, isolation, alien encounter, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Quarantine 2: Terminal (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, airplane, quarantine, gory, survival, isolation, mystery, plague, mutant, supernatural, confined, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.0
 6K
Autopsy (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily Johnson, her boyfriend Bobby and their friends Clare and Jude are recent college grads driving cross-country, taking a last vacation together before they face the "real" world. An accident leaves them hurt and stranded on a lonely ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ghost, mentally unstable, dealing with death, afterlife, isolation, psychopath, crimes, supernatural, hospital, on the road, gory, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Films to Keep You Awake: To Let (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Mario and his pregnant girlfriend Clara are trying to find in a short period a new apartment to live since they have sold their apartment and they need to move in fifteen days. When Mario finds an attractive advertisement in his mailbox, he ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apartment building, psychopath, danger, gory, isolation, confined, female protagonist, family relations, missing person, trap, escape attempt, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
[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, rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: infection, demon, demonic possession, flesh eating, gory, quarantine, supernatural, survival, plague, religion and supernatural, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.6
 37K
The Ward (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, doctors and patients, isolation, ghost, mental illness, confined, danger, murder, dissociative identity disorder, mentally unstable, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: isolation, mysterious character, farmhouse, bereavement, plague, gory, survival, farm, danger, deadly, supernatural, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Jeepers Creepers (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A college-age brother and sister get more than they bargained for on their road trip home from spring break. When the bickering siblings witness a creepy truck driver tossing body bags into a sewer near an abandoned church, they investigate. Bad ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: slasher, chase, supernatural, gory, survival, monster, danger, brother, serial killer, death, brother sister relationship, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
House on Haunted Hill (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A remake of the 1959 film of the same name. A millionaire offers a group of diverse people $1,000,000 to spend the night in a haunted house with a horrifying past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, haunted house, survival, haunted by the past, isolation, confined, crimes, danger, supernatural, ghost, killing off one by one, murder ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 189K
Sinister (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, murder, family in danger, ghost, attic, danger, small town, crime, fear, filmed killing, writer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1986, year 2011 ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beneath Still Waters (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Studying under a disciple of Aleister Crowley, the leader of an upper class group invokes a supernatural force that slowly devours the village of Marienbad and its inhabitants, threatening to spread beyond its geographical limits. The mayor from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, village, ghost, mystery, slasher, church, zombie, investigation, rescue, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.2
 106K
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: tense, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hostages, home invasion, survival, slasher, murder, psychological thriller, isolation, confined, crimes, mysterious character, serial killer, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 161K
Saw III (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, captivity, violence, torture, brain tumor, mutilation, suffocation, mind game, gory, psychopath, race against time, trap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 34K
Blood Paradise (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of young backpackers' vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian rural area that holds an ominous secret.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, survival, slasher, chase, transplant, gory, torture, black market, isolation, bondage, murder, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 4K
Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, dark
Plot: supernatural, blood, country house, family vacation, found footage, danger, murder, amateur detective, gory, domestic disturbance, paranormal, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
30 Days of Night (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, survival, small town, gory, isolation, winter, fear, sunrise, violence, brutality, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 23K
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, danger, chaos, ecological disaster, deadly creature, deadly, chaos and mayhem, plague, found footage, parasite, gory, mayor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened - or why she's covered in her ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, cave, sole survivor, gory, rescue team, deadly creature, missing person, confined, monster, isolation, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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