One night movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant one night movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, interesting, clever, suspenseful, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with one night, dialogue, storytelling, mentor, chase, catastrophe, twists & turns, brutality, murder and runaway plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as one night: Vacancy (2007), Unfriended (2014), Superbad (2007), Judgment Night (1993), Locke (2013), The Purge (2013), Trick 'r Treat (2007), Panic Room (2002), Collateral (2004), Dance of the Damned (1989).

List of one night movies

 6.2
 89K
Vacancy (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival horror, slasher, isolation, trapped, one night, estranged couple, hotel, hidden camera, deception, psychological thriller, danger, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nick cannot stop obsessing over his ex-girlfriend, Tris, until Tris' friend Norah suddenly shows interest in him at a club. Thus beings an odd night filled with ups and downs as the two keep running into Tris and her new boyfriend while ...
Style: funny, feel good, exciting, bad taste humour, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, nightlife, obsessive quest, unlikely couple, youth, fall in love, one night, ex couple relations, romance, teenager, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, usa
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 5.6
 61K
Unfriended (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While video chatting one night, six high school friends receive a Skype message from a classmate who killed herself exactly one year ago. A first they think it's a prank, but when the girl starts revealing the friends' darkest secrets, ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, vengeance, teenager, internet, violence, death, high school life, youth, skype, one night, dead teenager, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 478K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: humorous, absurd, idiotic, funny, bad taste humour ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, date night
Plot: teenage life, adolescence, party, looking for sex, teenager, youth, friendship, nerds, social awkwardness, one night, plan gone awry, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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 6.6
 14K
Judgment Night (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While racing to a boxing match, Frank, Mike, John and Rey get more than they bargained for. A wrong turn lands them directly in the path of Fallon, a vicious, wise-cracking drug lord. After accidentally witnessing Fallon murder a disloyal henchman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, murder, on the run, friendship, gang, one night, crime gone awry, chases and races, crime, deadly, buddies, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, cuba, california, san francisco
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 7.1
 119K
Locke (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ivan Locke has worked hard to craft a good life for himself. Tonight, that life will collapse around him. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan receives a phone call that sets in motion a series of events that will unravel his ...
Style: talky, suspenseful, stylized, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: driving, on the road, one night, driving at night, human nature, life turned upside down, family problems, adultery, construction site, car phone, destiny, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, london
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 5.7
 180K
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, tense, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, family in danger, survival, society, self defense, danger, life is a bitch, future dystopia, chaos, social decay, escapades, violence spree ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
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 6.8
 73K
Trick 'r Treat (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: an everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the one guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a bitter old recluse receives ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, gross out humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, werewolf, slasher, psychopath, serial killer, monster, party, paranormal phenomena, zombie, school bus, double life, suburbs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
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The St. Francisville Experiment (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: According to local legend, the ghosts of tortured slaves still haunt New Orleans' Lalaurie House. For The St. Francisville Experiment, a paranormal researcher, a self-proclaimed psychic, a Louisiana historian, and a filmmaker were given digital ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, exorcism, supernatural, gory, deadly, cons and scams, afterlife, danger, one night, experiment, mansion ...
Time: 90s
Place: louisiana, usa
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 6.8
 235K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, confinement indoors, crime gone awry, confined, locked in a room, millionaire, robbery, thief, cat and mouse, danger, bunker, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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 7.5
 333K
Collateral (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: taxi driver, hitman, hostages, killings, crime, organized crime, assassin, merciless, anti heroes, danger, victim, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Dance of the Damned (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A vampire follows his instincts to a strip joint where he focuses in on one of the performers. He picks her for his meal because she is contemplating suicide, but he wants to share her life before taking it, and during the course of the evening they ...
Style: exciting, captivating, bleak, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, stripper, seduction, immortality, loneliness, isolation, depression, erotica, strip club, fear, one night ...
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Pleasure Factory (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore, Netherlands, Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A series of intertwining tales involve "pleasure seekers and pleasure providers" during the course of one night in Geylang, Singapore's red-light district. There are three distinct stories, united only by the presence of characters ...
Plot: one night, sex, female nudity, erection, mirror, breasts, masturbation, male nudity
Place: singapore
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 7.0
 2K
Turnabout (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troubled man survives a suicide attempt. He calls an old friend to rescue him in the middle of the night. Their journey is just beginning, and by daybreak, a tragedy will surface.
Plot: marital problem, one night, strip club, motel, murder, drug overdose, reunion, childhood friends, childhood friend
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 7.0
 8K
Miracle Mile (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After 30 years of searching, Harry (Edwards) has finally met the girl of his dreams. Unfortunately, before they even have a chance to go on their first date, Harry intercepts some chilling news: WWIII has begun and nuclear missiles will destroy Los ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, apocalypse, nuclear holocaust, race against time, danger, elevator, explosion, one night, helicopter, riot, panic, gun ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, antarctica
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mike Nichols’ film from Edward Albee's play brought new themes to the film industry. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton have never been more brilliant together as they portray an experienced married couple who love each other yet verbally ...
Style: psychological, talky, tense, biting, clever ...
Plot: guest, adultery, domestic violence, small town, confession, battle of the sexes, humiliation, alcohol, one night, professor, crumbling marriage, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new england, usa, campus
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Murder by Death (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, disturbing, not serious ...
Plot: private detective, parody, murder, butler, reward, dark and stormy night, mansion, guest, sidekick, one night, riddles and clues, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sometimes, it takes a strange night to put everything else into focus. And that's exactly what happens to Harold and his roommate, Kumar, when they set out to get the best stoner fix money can buy: White Castle hamburgers. Both guys are at a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, road movie, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stoners, nothing goes right, marijuana, road trip, on the road, racial slur, police chase, odd couple, misfit partners, journey, encounter, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, amsterdam, new jersey
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 8.2
 711K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heist, fbi, christmas, hostage, save the day, race against time, marital problem, terrorist, gunfight, confined, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.7
 49K
After Hours (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ordinary word processor has the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit a girl in Soho whom he met that evening at a coffee shop.
Style: surreal, dark humor, atmospheric, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: artist, coincidence, suicide, thief, one night, punk, murder, nightclub, subway, overdose, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Adventures in Babysitting (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When plans with her boyfriend fall through, high school senior Chris Parker ends up babysitting the Anderson kids, Brad and Sara. What should be a quiet night in, however, turns into a series of ridiculous exploits, starting when they leave the ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: adventure, chase, playboy magazine, gang, stitches, chop shop, frat party, criminal gang, car theft, one night, homeless man, suburban life ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
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 7.0
 232K
Non-Stop (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bill Marks is a burned-out veteran of the Air Marshals service. He views the assignment not as a life-saving duty, but as a desk job in the sky. However, today's flight will be no routine trip. Shortly into the transatlantic journey from New ...
Style: exciting, tense, rough, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hijacking, terrorism, air disaster, save the day, danger, hostages, mystery killer, pilot, deadly, conspiracy, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, iceland, london
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 7.4
 4K
Zift (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Moth is freed on parole after spending time in prison on wrongful conviction of murder. Jailed shortly before the Bulgarian communist coup of 1944, he now finds himself in a new and alien world - the totalitarian Sofia of the 60s. His first night of ...
Style: dark humor, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: neo noir, crimes, dictatorship, jail, sex, one night, crime, confined, deadly, society, misfit, injustice ...
Time: year 1944, 20th century, 60s
Place: bulgaria, europe
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 7.3
 52K
Good Time (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city's underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother Nick out of jail.
Style: brutal, dark humor
Plot: wheelchair, on the run, hospital, brother, security guard, prison, violence, bank robber, amusement park, loneliness, patient, running ...
Place: new york, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
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 4.0
 292
Parasites (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends get lost in the seedy streets where they encounter a crazed gang of homeless derelicts that seizes them and kills them one by one. The surviving man escapes on foot, naked and unarmed, with a pack of depraved transients in ...
Plot: chase, homeless, running, murder, college student, gang, police, one night, blood, dog, naked in public, racist ...
Place: los angeles
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 4.5
 2K
The Hoarder (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ella discovers a terrifying secret when she becomes trapped in an underground storage facility. To survive she must join forces with a group of strangers, each with something to hide.
Plot: storage unit, elevator, smoking, drug addict, sprinkler system, lock pick, circular saw, elevator shaft, pot smoking, marijuana, blood, foot chase ...
Place: new york
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This Movie Is Broken (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bruno wakes up in bed next to Caroline, his long time crush. But tomorrow she's off for school in France, and maybe she only granted this miracle as a parting gift for her long time friend. So tonight is Bruno's last chance. And tonight, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: drinking, gay, concert, music band, music, romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, love and romance, rock, wooing, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009
Place: canada
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American Crude (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Quite a bit can happen over the course of a single day in L.A., and when smooth-talking scam artist Johnny decides to throw a bachelor party for his best friend Bill the events of the day take a bizarre turn. As the festivities get underway, the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: prostitute, pornography, bachelor party, american dream, pot smoking, disorder, nightlife, dishonesty, transvestism, lifestyle, buddies, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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 6.8
 43K
Man Up (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A 34 year old single woman, Nancy, hung-over again, exhausted by the endless fruitless set ups by her friends, traveling across London to toast another 10 years of her parent's successful happy magical marriage runs in with a 40 year old ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mistaken identity, party, blind date, bowling, wedding anniversary, romance, dishonesty, disorder, self discovery, looking for love, hopes, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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The Blood Lands (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Young urban couple Ed and Sarah are set to begin a new life when they move from London into an isolated borders Scottish farmhouse. After falling in love with the 19th century Castle Farm and seeing its potential as a fixer-upper they are anxious to ...
Style: tense, scary, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mask, farmhouse, home invasion, isolation, confined, vengeance, couple relations, danger, rivalry, couples, knife, masked man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
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