Isolated place movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant isolated place movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological and disturbing films and TV shows about / with isolated place, murder, isolation, blood, death, forest, fear, brutality, violence and paranoia plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as isolated place: Identity (2003), Bug (2006), The Thing (1982), Pure as Snow (2019), The High Frontier (2016), Sam Was Here (2016), I Spit on Your Grave (2010), The Scent of Mandarin (2015), The Survivalist (2015), Bad Samaritan (2018).

List of isolated place movies

Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, scary, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychology, investigation, crime, isolation, coincidence, motel, stranded, murder mystery, psychiatrist, death, storm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa, florida
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Bug (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lonely waitress with a tragic past, Agnes rooms in a run-down motel, living in fear of her abusive, recently paroled ex-husband. But when Agnes begins a tentative romance with Peter, an eccentric, nervous drifter, she starts to feel hopeful again ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: paranoia, psychosis, conspiracy theory, obsession, couples, delusion, drugs/alcohol, losing-it hero, isolated place, parasite, motel, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
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The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien encounter, monster, isolation, transformation, paranoia, space and aliens, danger, fear, scientist, supernatural, evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: antarctica, south pole
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Pure as Snow (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Claire is a beautiful young woman who works at her late father’s hotel, that is now managed by her evil stepmother Maud. Claire unwittingly sparks uncontrollable jealousy in Maud, whose young lover has fallen in love with Claire. Maud decides to ...
Plot: snow white, cafe, love, bare breasts, hotel, shower, fire, female protagonist, stepmother, squirrel, woman in underwear, wood chopping ...
Time: 2010s
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The High Frontier (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A father and his two teenage sons travel to a small mountain cabin for a male bonding adventure. When a lost tourist arrives at the cabin, their male-bonding outing turns into a struggle for survival.
Plot: cold, cabin, generator, cold weather, mountain cabin, deer, gunshot wound, isolated place, death threat, family in danger, bandaged hand, stranger ...
Place: poland
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Sam Was Here (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Sam, a forty-something door-to-door salesman, travels through the few inhabited zones of the Californian desert in search of clients, yet everything seems deserted.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, enigmatic, macabre
Plot: motel, desert, paranoid, identity crisis, police officer, child killer, salesman, gore, mercilessness, hole in the wall, fight, car won't start ...
Time: 1990s, year 1998
Place: california
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I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: scary, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, brutal ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: sexual abuse, vengeance, rape, rape and revenge, murder, violence spree, danger, woman in danger, small town, rapist, in the woods, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Scent of Mandarin (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During World War I, a home care nurse treats a man who lost one leg on the front lines. A strong bond arises between them and evolves into a passionate love affair.
Plot: prostitute, female full frontal nudity, love, single mother, candle, female nudity, gun, bare breasts, loveless marriage, daughter, riding a horse, horn ...
Time: year 1918
Place: france
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The Survivalist (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a time of starvation, a survivalist lives off a small plot of land hidden deep in forest. When two women seeking food and shelter discover his farm, he finds his existence threatened.
Style: bleak, futuristic, intense, talky, harsh ...
Plot: survival, starvation, rifle, knife, food, bow and arrow, post apocalyptic, forest, isolation, violence, sex scene, wound ...
Time: near future, future
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Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: violence, investigation, obsession, captive, murder, police, psychopath, serial killer, danger, burglar, robbery, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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The Lost Village (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: A shady bus tour of young men and women are headed to an elusive village called Nanakimura. A destination where people can partake in an utopian existence, free of the world's obstacles... or so goes the rumor. Heading deep into the mountains, ...
Style: suspense, disturbing
Plot: sociopath, knife, bound and gagged, psychopath, teenage girl, explosion, flashlight, loss of son, abused child, teenage boy, cliff, surrealism ...
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Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1 (2017)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An aggressive race of aliens took over Planet Earth and humanity's at its end, living in giant bunkers below ground. Young Military rookie S.U.M.1 (Iwan Rheon) is sent to the surface to save a group of unprotected survivors.
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: alien invasion, soldier, alien, rat, extraterrestrial, military, conspiracy, naked in public, contamination, watchtower, drone, dog tag ...
Time: future
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Nowhere to Hide (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marine officer Rob Cutter and his wife Barbara have a son named Johnny. Rob discovers that two newly delivered helicopters in his squadron have crashed because a defective part, a C-ring, has been made of a weaker, less expensive alloy. Before Rob ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, danger, survival, hitman, assassination, legal, vengeance, espionage, legal investigation, chases and races, undercover, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
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Katie Says Goodbye (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In order to best save the necessary funds to leave her desolate town and start anew, Katie prostitutes herself to a handful of regulars that frequent the diner she waitresses at. As she draws near to saving the funds she believes her new life ...
Plot: prostitution, love at first sight, waitress, trailer park, coming of age, alcoholic mother, working class, nude girl, trailer home, ex convict, caught having sex, first love ...
Place: arizona, san francisco
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The Visitor (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland, Estonia, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young boy lives with his mother on a farm surrounded by deep forest in the remote wilds of the Finnish countryside. From time to time, the boy visits his father - a man of great violence - in prison. Locked in the stable is an unruly horse, the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: farm, countryside, childhood, child, forest, stranger, crow, mute, horse, boy, symbolism, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
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The White Nights of Postman Aleksey Tryapitsyn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film represents life in a godforsaken Russian village. The only way to reach the mainland is to cross the lake by boat and a postman became the only connection with the outside world. A reserved community has been set up here. Despite the modern ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, realistic, neorealism
Plot: village life, social relations, village, realism, isolation, society, loneliness, money, cigarette smoking, crying, boy, remote ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia
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The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1850, on the isolated French island of Saint-Pierre, a murder shocks the natives. Two fishermen are arrested. One of them, Louis Ollivier, dies in custody. The other, Neel Auguste, is sentenced to death by the guillotine. The island is so small ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy, bleak ...
Plot: murder, redemption, prison, island, death sentence, death row, tragic love, fisherman, execution, romance, love, introspection ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1950s
Place: france, europe
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The Burning Court (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of people visit a weird old man who is a student of the black arts. The man lives in an ancient, cursed castle. Soon people in the group start being killed off.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, psychological
Plot: haunted by the past, murder, forest, curses spells and rituals, golden years, who done it, in the woods, deadly, death in the family, mentally unstable, haunted house, friendship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: germany
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Papillon Noir (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Richard has been living alone since his wife left. His reclusion is broken when mysterious vagabond Jack comes to his rescue. Richard offers to put him up for a few days in exchange for some odd jobs. But the press soon starts hinting at a serial ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: pitchfork, fight, alcoholic, trick, firearm, isolated place, undercover agent, corpse, knife, fox, serial killer, serial murder ...
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Crypt of the Vampire (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Count Karnstein sends for a doctor to help his sick daughter Laura. Her nurse believes she is possessed by the spirit of a dead ancestor;Carmilla. A young woman becomes intrigued by the mysterious deaths surrounding Laura after a carriage accident ...
Style: gothic
Plot: curse, castle, historian, fear, horse and carriage, portrait painting, father daughter relationship, painting, teenage girl, evil, nightmare, haunted house ...
Time: 19th century
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The Moonlight Sonata (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A female fashion model Anni Stark takes leave from the fashion business and goes to Finland's Lapland for a vacation. Little does she know that there's a totally lunatic bunch of local hillbillies living in a nearby farmhouse. The plot ...
Plot: wolf pack, cap, village, full moon, wolf, howling, female full frontal nudity, moonshine, pursuit, model, electrocution, brother ...
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The Most Wonderful Evening of My Life (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A successful businessman whose destiny leads him to a secluded Swiss chalet where his life is put on trial by a group of retired law professionals. The men assemble to analyze Sordi's rise to power and his increasingly immoral behavior as he ...
Plot: elevator, speech, cigar smoking, money, guilt, servant, crying man, portrait painting, map, telephone call, playing violin, crime and punishment ...
Place: central europe, switzerland, italy
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Hell's Drifter (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A malevolent vagrant decides to make life hell for an injured accident victim.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: argument, grudge, severed head, insect, dream, neck breaking, helicopter, ambush, river, abduction, dirt road, attempted escape ...
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Dog Eat Dog! (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three thieves rip off a shipment of used money being sent back to the US. As they are escaping the robbery (after having taken a hostage), they wind up on an island in a hotel with an apparently crazed manager and a building full of demented ...
Plot: fear, bank robbery, butler, isolated place, greed, brother sister relationship, body count, hair pulling, revenge, gangster, murder, fire
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The Haunting of Marsten Manor (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jill (Brianne Davis), a girl angry about being blind and struggling with her faith, unexpectedly inherits an old mansion from her estranged aunt (Janice Knickrehm, "Halloween 6"). She and her friends go there to check it out. On the way ...
Plot: lawyer, isolated place, hidden room, music box, mansion, bible, oil lamp, suspicion, six gun, sound recording, gunshot, supernatural power ...
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The Sower (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Violette is old enough to marry in 1852 when her mountain village is brutally deprived of all its men following the repression of the Republicans ordered by Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte. The women spend months in total isolation. Desperate to one day ...
Plot: provence, pregnancy, reading a book, book, reading, mother daughter relationship, scythe, political repression, poetry reading, sheep, farming, political prisoner ...
Time: 1850s
Place: southern france, france
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Into the Forest (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tom (8) and Benjamin (11) travel to Stockholm to spend the summer with their father, whom they have barely seen since he divorced their mother. Tom, in particular, knows next to nothing about this strange, solitary man who seems never to sleep. When ...
Style: surreal
Plot: lake, father son relationship, brother, forest, swimming, cell phone, tent, father, gas station, toilet, son, photograph ...
Place: sweden
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The Kiss of the Vampire (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Honeymooning in Bavaria, the young couple become stranded and are forced to stay the night in the area. Doctor Ravna, owner of the impressive chateau that sits imposingly above the village, invites them to dinner that evening. Their association with ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary
Plot: vampire, honeymoon, murder, supernatural, newlyweds, rescue, castle, crucifix, bat, palaces castles and temples, religions or cults, isolation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s, turn of the century
Place: europe, england, bavaria
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Pineapple (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Texas publishing exec who's on the wagon and in A.A., walks in on his wife in bed with another man, and in the nasty divorce that follows, he falls off the wagon and takes up Crystal. Alternating between concern for his pre-teen daughter, his ...
Plot: female nudity, celebration, snorting cocaine, isolated place, abusive relationship, meeting, publisher, sponsor, caught in the act, dealer, quitting a job, lap dance ...
Place: austin texas
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Love (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After losing contact with Earth, Astronaut Lee Miller becomes stranded in orbit alone aboard the International Space Station. As time passes and life support systems dwindle, Lee battles to maintain his sanity - and simply stay alive. His world is a ...
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, serious, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: astronaut, isolation, space station, space travel, danger, heroes, rock, time travel, human nature, imaginary, losing-it hero, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2040s
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