Kidnap movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant kidnap movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, bleak and exciting films and TV shows about / with kidnapping, murder, gun, violence, blood, revenge, fight, love, chase and danger plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Turkey, UK and other countries.
kidnap movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as kidnap: Kidnapping Stella (2019), Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015), Sen Anlat Karadeniz (2018), Night Hunter (2018), When a Snail Falls in Love (2016), I Am Elizabeth Smart (2017), I Am Dragon (2015), Coming Home in the Dark (2021), Superagente Makey (2020), The King Is Here (2016).

List of kidnap movies

Kidnapping Stella (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Snatched off the street and held for ransom, a bound and gagged woman uses her limited powers to derail her two masked abductors' carefully laid plans.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, dark ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, van, kidnapped woman, abduction, kidnapped, wealthy family, love, crimes, couple relations, criminal, father daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, berlin germany
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Stockholm, Pennsylvania (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman is returned home to her biological parents after living with her abductor for 17 years.
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, serious, gloomy
Plot: stockholm syndrome, kidnapping, parents and children, family problems, homecoming, hopes, redemption, teenage girl, isolation, fish out of water, starting over, salvation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Sen Anlat Karadeniz (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: In the past, the impossible love of Tahir has been told, with Nefes escaping from the persecution of the man whose money was sold in the past and taking refuge in the Black Sea with his child, and his family's great reaction because he ...
Style: rough, sentimental, captivating, touching
Plot: domestic violence, love, torture, husband wife relationship, secret, kidnapping, lawyer, baby, police, escape, courtroom, protective male ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Night Hunter (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A police task force traps an online predator, only to discover that the depth of his crimes goes far beyond anything they had anticipated.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: profiler, serial killer, tragic past, vigilante, ex husband ex wife relationship, father daughter relationship, fbi agent, schizophrenic, psychopath, kidnapping, investigation, pedophile ...
Time: 2010s
Place: minnesota
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When a Snail Falls in Love (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 33 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Ji Bai and new criminal profiler Xu Xu may seem like an awkward teacher-student pair at first glance, yet they are actually the best partners in the police force, solving one crime after another. Ji Bai slowly falls in love with Xu Xu, yet ...
Style: romantic, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: policewoman, crime investigation, murder, romance, police detective, gang, teacher student relationship, fighting crime, police investigation, police partner, crime solving, partners ...
Place: china
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Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Yuria (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Second part of the new Fist of the North Star movie pentalogy presenting the story from Yuria's perspective, spanning from her childhood, including the day she first met Kenshiro.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, touching, splatter
Plot: wrestler, nuclear holocaust, one against many, good versus evil, warrior, fight, kidnapping, honor, friendship, supernatural power, love, post apocalypse ...
Time: future, 2000s
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I Am Elizabeth Smart (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The story of Elizabeth Smart's kidnapping and captivity, as told from her perspective.
Style: thought provoking, factual, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: kidnapped, kidnapping, investigation, abduction, captivity, autobiography, rape, violence, drugs, teenager, brutality, captive ...
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I Am Dragon (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the midst of the wedding princess Miroslava is kidnapped by a dragon and carried away into his castle on the remote island. Mira left everything behind in the past - family, friends and groom. Now the only things she had were a stone cage and a ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, touching, sweet, exciting
Audience: girls' night
Plot: dragon, wedding ceremony, ritual, wedding, save the princess, love and romance, supernatural, legends and myths, kidnapping, love story, love affair, adventure ...
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Coming Home in the Dark (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A school teacher is forced to confront a brutal act from his past when a pair of ruthless drifters takes him and his family on a nightmare road-trip.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: hostage, married couple, school teacher, abduction, robbery, kidnapping, revenge, gas station, captive, family in danger, confronting the past, cruelty ...
Place: new zealand
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Superagente Makey (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Makey is a humble police officer that, unexpectedly, gets caught in the middle of a dangerous international drug operation in the Costa del Sol, Spain.
Plot: police, russian, police station, robbery, police officer, jewelry, kidnapping, prison, dog, drug dealing, jail, car ...
Place: madrid
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The King Is Here (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Samraat, an underworld mafia, is coming to Bangladesh. Bangladeshi mafia Musa has interest in this because Samraat can ruin his business. So he wants Samraat dead by any means but failed. Samraat finally lands and has bargain with one of Musa's ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: mafia, conspiracy, partnership, love, police, kidnapping, gangsters, couples, society, violence, organized crime, family values ...
Time: 21st century
Place: bangladesh
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Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she ...
Style: light, sincere, atmospheric, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, nanny, disney, family relations, female protagonist, housekeeper, discipline, family, levitation, maid, anthropomorphic animal, imagination ...
Time: 1930s
Place: london, big ben london
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6 Ways to Die (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sonny "Sundown" Garcia is the top cocaine distributor in the United States, which has made him a very rich and powerful man. It has also made him plenty of enemies. John Doe is just such a man. A nameless man of mystery, John lives to see ...
Plot: drug cartel, robbery, nightclub, murder, dancing, heroin, gunfight, abandoned baby, safe, assassination, public execution, wife ...
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Mandy (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Belgium, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: cabin in the woods, mysticism, chainsaw, cult leader, rescue, nightmare, surrealism, lumberjack, obsession, revenge, husband wife relationship, biker gang ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: california, usa, xian
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Mother's Milk (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Claude is an easily overlooked statistics professor. After a childhood trauma left him motherless, he formed a dysfunctional craving. To satisfy the depraved hunger, he kidnaps Kim from the park and holds her captive in his basement. As the days ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological thriller
Plot: professor, kidnapping, abduction, kidnapped, infatuation, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, kidnapped woman, abductor, love interest, love affair ...
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Exsanguination (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: One dark room. Two bound strangers. And, a whole lot of blood.
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: anger, fear, torture, abduction, rage, brutality, obsession, death, revenge, suffering, stranger, justice ...
Place: usa
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La Jauría (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile
TV show
Story: Blanca, student leader of the feminist movement in an occupied school, goes missing: hours later, a video of a group raping the girl goes viral. In their aim to find her, a police squad formed by three women puts their lives and that of their ...
Style: suspense, rough, unusual plot structure, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: girl, chase, rescue, investigation, abduction, friendship, crimes, mystery, disorder, partners, abductor, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary
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Wounded Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Azize finds herself with her 3 children and mother-in-law in a difficult fight. She raises her children while fighting the difficulties of the war period and her husband's absence whom she loves more than anything. It's about war, love, ...
Style: touching, captivating, tense, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: marriage, death, spy, conspiracy, family relations, secret, strong female lead, kidnapping, secret mission, trust, patriot, undercover ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, year 1919
Place: turkey, greece
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Inside (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Even though two brothers are completely separated from each other after the imprisoning of their father and the kidnapping of their twin brother, they meet by coincidence years after when both choose to enter the police academy.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, chase, interrogation, money, hostage, death, police officer, sting operation, family relations, crimes, drugs, mafia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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Beckett (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While vacationing in Greece, Beckett, becomes the target of a manhunt after a devastating car accident forces him to run for his life across the country to clear his name but tensions escalate as the authorities close in and political unrest mounts ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: car accident, conspiracy, tragic event, tourist, government conspiracy, escape, anxiety, runaway, political conspiracy, manhunt, life risking, american tourist ...
Place: greece
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The Kids Are Alright: Destination Asturias (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ricardo, a responsible father, decides to personally take his son to a camp in Asturias, other parents propose that he should also take care of their children. When the train is about to leave, Felipe, a flamboyant individual and grandfather of ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, captivating, light ...
Plot: road trip, train travel, travel, teamwork, chase, humour, escapades, parents and children, cell phone, running, train, gas station ...
Place: madrid
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Fargo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: A close-knit anthology series dealing with stories involving malice, violence and murder based in and around Minnesota.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, neo noir, clever, cynical ...
Plot: dark humor, crimes, police investigation, small town, small town life, policewoman, psychopath, killings, snow, law enforcement, scheme, weirdo ...
Time: 21st century, year 1979, contemporary, year 2006, 2010s ...
Place: minnesota, usa, north dakota
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The Snow Queen 2: Refreeze (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After the trolls' victory over the Snow Queen, Orm claims that he is destined to marry the princess and inherit great power.
Style: fairy tale, 3d animation, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: kingdom, good versus evil, princess, dancing, destiny, adventurer, daring rescue, heroes, adventure, rivalry, supernatural, family ...
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Andhadhun (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A series of mysterious events changes the life of a blind pianist who now must report a crime that was actually never witnessed by him.
Style: funny, feel good, light, captivating, neo noir
Plot: blind man, pianist, musician, blind character, evidence, murder, piano, blindness and impaired vision, murder witness, witnessing a crime, love and romance, dark humor ...
Place: europe
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Whispering Smith (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whispering Smith is an American Western series that aired on NBC. Based on a 1948 movie, the series stars Audie Murphy as Tom "Whispering" Smith, a police detective in Denver, Colorado. Filming of the series began in 1959, but the program ...
Plot: murder, piano, widow, threat, death, wind, gambling, gunfighter, robbery, son, avenger, woman ...
Time: 19th century
Place: denver colorado, phoenix arizona, colorado
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Fist of the North Star (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a nuclear holocaust tears the world apart, mankind is forced to the harshness of not only the oppression of others who are much more powerful, but the dead earth which seems to be getting worse with every passing moment. But a savior has risen ...
Style: rough, bleak, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, nuclear holocaust, tragic hero, heroes, rivalry, chaos, murder, wrestler, samurai, vengeance, post apocalypse, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 80s, near future
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The Good Nanny (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When strong-willed Summer Pratt takes a job at a beautiful estate as the new nanny to a sweet but sad little girl named Sophie, she soon starts to suspect something is very wrong with the beautiful, wealthy couple who call themselves her parents.
Style: psychological, scary, twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: nanny, death of protagonist, female protagonist, little girl, kidnapping, dark secret, husband wife relationship, imaginary friend, strange person, family secret, paranoia, saving a life ...
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Berlin: Part 2 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A direct sequel to Manny Velazquez's Berlin: Part 1 (2016) continuing were the first film left off. Delia Fox, who is now pregnant tries to find her cousin Kamila Sanchez, who was kidnapped by Doctor Begotten before it is too late, but little ...
Style: dark, sexy, slasher, light, suspense ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: black people, kidnapped, killer doll, woman killed, haunted, thrill ride, wizards, fright, latin, garbage, pregnant woman, running ...
Time: 80s
Place: berlin germany, chicago illinois
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Berlin: Part 1 (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Taking place before and after the event of the film Savage High (2015). A wacko is on the loose and is ready to get revenge upon the death of his friend and will try to destroy 'Delia Fox', the murderer from the previous film Psychedelia ...
Style: slasher, dark, suspense, scary, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: paranormal phenomena, killer doll, demon, bad guy, fear, ghost, witchcraft, psychedelia, paranormal, murder, murder of a woman, woman killed ...
Time: 80s
Place: berlin germany, chicago illinois
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The Anomaly (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A former soldier is taken captive and awakens in the back of a van where he learns that he only has less than 10 minutes to figure out how he got there.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspense, tricky, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: child in peril, conspiracy, mind control, kidnapping, escapades, disorder, uncover truth, secret agents, cyberpunk, government agent, race against time, amnesia ...
Time: future, near future
Place: london, new york, shanghai, rio de janeiro
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