Cell phone movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cell phone movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, suspense and scary films and TV shows about / with cell phone, danger, murder, crimes, violence, telephone call, deadly, death, blood and supernatural plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cell phone: The Call (2013), Cellular (2004), Phone (2002), One Missed Call 2 (2005), Cell (2016), Nothing to Hide (2018), One Missed Call (2008), Hell House LLC (2015), Buried (2010), Recovery (2016).

List of cell phone movies

 6.7
 121K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, twist ending, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, serial killer, child abduction, psycho, 911, investigation, murder, youth, graphic violence, lifesaver, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.5
 100K
Cellular (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man receives an emergency phone call on his cell phone from an older woman. She claims to have been kidnapped – and the kidnappers have targeted her husband and child next.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: race against time, kidnapping, hostage, home invasion, police corruption, cell phone, psychopath, confined, woman in danger, crimes, rescue, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.1
 5K
Phone (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soon after Ji-won gets a new cell phone, her friend's young daughter, Yeong-ju, puts it to her ear and immediately begins screaming in terror. When other strange things start happening in connection with the phone, Ji-Won does some ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Plot: ghost, journalism, cell phone, investigation, supernatural, mystery, haunted by the past, obsession, evil spirit, crimes, mentally unstable, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
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One Missed Call 2 (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Japan, the daycare teacher Kyoko Okudera is convinced by her colleague and friend Madoka to visit her boyfriend Naoto Sakurai in the restaurant where he works instead of studying as planned. When the owner Mr. Wang answers his daughter's ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychological, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, ghost, cell phone, curse, mystery, investigation, vengeance, journalism, supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, taiwan, asia
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 4.4
 28K
Cell (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a strange signal pulsates through all cell phone networks worldwide, it starts a murderous epidemic of epic proportions when users become bloodthirsty creatures, and a group of people in New England are among the survivors to deal with the ...
Style: ambiguous ending, scary, twist ending, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, virus, epidemic, insanity, survival, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, end of the world, murder, suicide, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, maine, new england
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Nothing to Hide (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To spice up a dinner party, old friends agree to share every private message that pops up on their phones -- with disastrous results.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, twist ending, disturbing, talky
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: dinner party, cell phone, love affair, secret, husband wife relationship, group of friends, gay slur, friendship, discussion, reunited friends, revelation, anger ...
Time: 21st century
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One Missed Call (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, Germany, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several people start receiving voice-mails from their future selves -- messages which include the date, time, and some of the details of their deaths.
Style: scary, suspenseful, mind bending, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, asthma, death, investigation, supernatural, mystery, uncover truth, destiny, cowardice, friendship, delusion, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
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 6.4
 14K
Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, suspenseful, tense, brutal
Plot: found footage, dark secret, hanging, mysterious death, house, basement, brutality, abandoned hotel, halloween, tragic event, haunted house, investigation ...
Time: 2000s
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 7.0
 159K
Buried (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it's a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, tense, suspense ...
Plot: survival, confined, captivity, buried alive, trapped, isolation, claustrophobia, abduction, desperation, terrorism, race against time, deathtrap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
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 4.4
 2K
Recovery (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The night before their high school graduation, Jessie and her friends are guided by a 'Find My iPhone' app to recover her lost device from a house whose demented tenants are hell bent on making her a flesh and blood member of the family.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense, realistic
Plot: high school student, cell phone, stalker, woman in danger, infidelity, psychopath, stalking, graphic violence, obsession, high school friends, tenant, danger ...
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 4.2
 3K
Bedeviled (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of friends download a Siri-like App which, at first, seems like a harmless way to get directions or a restaurant recommendation. But the sinister nature of the App soon reveals itself. The App not only knows each person’s deepest, darkest ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating, slasher
Plot: evil, supernatural, cell phone, characters killed one by one, curse, death of friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear, murder, entity, evil clown, assassin ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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One Missed Call 3: Final (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Emiri, a timid high school girl, is bullied mercilessly by her classmates, but when her friend, Asuka, stands up for her, Asuka becomes the target of the bullying instead. Emiri, not wanting to be bullied again, avoids Asuka. Worn down, Asuka ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, teenage life, supernatural ability, high school, cell phone, fright, abandoned house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, busan
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Stolen Identity (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After a man accidentally leaves his smartphone in a taxi, he and his girlfriend are plagued by stalkers and cybercrimes.
Style: psychological, serious, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: stolen identity, police investigation, serial killer, fake identity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret, cell phone, corpse, scam, police arrest, repeated scene, presumed dead ...
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 7.0
 3K
Piter FM (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lyrical story about two young people, Masha and Maxim, who have to decide what to do.
Style: light, touching, captivating, humorous, thought provoking
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: cell phone, stranger, fall in love, looking for love, destiny, chance meeting, friendship, loneliness, hare krishna, spring, telephone conversation, radio station ...
Place: st. petersburg russia
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 5.0
 517
#Lucky Number (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Made for TV movie based on a true story, an aspiring New York City sportscaster's life is on the slow track until he serendipitously gets the old cell phone number of a basketball superstar. Will the number be his ticket to success or a path to ...
Style: entertaining, funny, captivating, humorous, satirical ...
Plot: celebrity, cell phone, escapades, sports star, pretending to be someone else, humour, mistaken identity, satire, deception, pretense, basketball player, new identity ...
Place: new york
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What Men Still Talk About (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A year later the men are still talking, but this time on the 31st of December and still about the women, football, children, and, of course, about the approaching New Year’s celebration. But what can they do, if their beloved wives and girls are ...
Style: parody, captivating, light, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: new year's eve, satire, gift, infidelity, adultery, husband wife relationship, drunk, cell phone, lie, friendship between men, police, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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3G - A Killer Connection (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 3G is the nightmarish story of Sam Arora and Sheena, a couple, who become victims of a series of events when Sam buys a 3G enabled second hand phone in Fiji islands while on a holiday. One night they receive a Phantom Call which changes their lives ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: ghost, supernatural, couples, disorder, crimes, murder, cult, cell phone, vacation, phone terror, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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 6.4
 361
SCAMS (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hit hard by the Lehman shock, a well-meaning young man joins a phone scam operation and gets increasingly embroiled in the underworld.
Plot: cell phone, golf, suicide, robbery, torture, cybercrime, scam, restaurant, cancer, police brutality, crime boss, jail ...
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10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, disaster, survival, rescue, save the world, apocalypse, forces of nature, chaos, escapades, race against time, save the day, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, washington d.c., maryland, kansas ...
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Perfect Strangers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story unfolds over the course of one night, during a lunar eclipse, in the home of Alfonso and Eva—a well-healed professional couple worried about their teenage daughter and about the monotony of their lives. They are joined by five guests: ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, talky, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: dinner party, psychology, friendship, under the surface, family problems, infidelity, betrayal, family secret, secret, cell phone, relationships, character study ...
Time: 21st century
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The Psycho She Met Online (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When her husband is hospitalized after a car accident, EMT Karen decides to rent out their spare rooms online. All goes well until Miranda moves in. Miranda quickly infiltrates all areas of Karen’s life. When one of Karen’s renters is found ...
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, suspenseful, intense
Plot: cell phone, mental illness, frame up, femme fatale, lifestyle, murder, graphic violence, betrayal, insanity, obsession, female psychopath, crimes ...
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 5.4
 1K
The Unseen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man, who years earlier mysteriously abandoned his family and isolated himself in a small northern town, returns for one last chance to reconnect with his troubled daughter. When she goes missing, he risks everything to find her, including exposing ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: invisibility, disease, father daughter relationship, bear, snow, cell phone, missing daughter, kidnapped girl, parents and children, youth, kidnapping, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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Raiders of the Living Dead (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In an abandoned prison, a doctor has revived executed convicts as the living dead. Teenager, Jonathan creates a laser gun from a videodisc player and pursues the walking dead, aided by his girlfriend and grandfather. Also tracking down the zombies ...
Style: scary, serious, rough
Plot: zombie, swat team, hostage, cell phone, disorder, deadly creature, supernatural, crimes, journalism, mad scientist, prodigy, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s
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Home Sweet Home (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young married couple comes home from a date night to discover that they are imprisoned in their own house with a methodical killer inside.
Style: slasher, suspense, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: home invasion, masked killer, murder, serial killer, psychopath, violence against women, violence, sadism, death, cell phone, sadist, sword ...
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John Dies at the End (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A new drug promises out-of-body experiences, but users are coming back changed forever, and an otherworldly invasion of Earth is underway.
Style: absurd, surreal, not serious, psychedelic, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: portal, dark humor, invasion, buddies, save the world, alternate reality, fictional reality, out of body experience, dog, monster, adaptation, alternate universe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
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 6.1
 7K
The Entitled (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Without the security of the job he wants or the future he dreamed of, Paul Dynan plans the perfect crime to help his struggling family – abduct the socialite children of three wealthy men and collect a ransom of $3-million dollars. Over the course ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, confined, crime gone awry, breaking point, confinement indoors, disorder, partners, unlikely criminals, crimes, rich, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Third Wave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Johan Falk hasn't been working for over a year since he resigned from the police. Most of all he wants to move out to the countryside, but fate has a different thought.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, organized crime, police detective, investigation, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, gang, woman in danger, crimes, riot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, holland
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 3.9
 2K
Paranoid (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chloe Keane is an stressed American fashion model living in London who is about to have the worst weekend of her life. She and her boyfriend are invited to attend a party at the house of a former rock-star named Stan and his weird family who live in ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, stalking, model, mind game, captive, crimes, isolation, obsession, bondage, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
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 7.8
 62K
Mother (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, parents and children, determination, uncover truth, amateur detective, arrest, single parent, mentally challenged, crimes, desperation, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: south korea, asia, korea, tokyo
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 6.9
 247K
Crank (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.
Style: intense, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, tough heroes, hitman, dark humor, revenge, lone hero, fistfight, gunfight, race against time, crimes, cocaine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, north america
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