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, surprise ending, realistic, suspense and rough films and TV shows about / with cell phone, murder, danger, crimes, death, violence, blood, dialogue, deadly and vengeance plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cell phone: The Call (2013), Cell (2016), Buried (2010), Nothing to Hide (2018), The Commuter (2018), The Body (2012), Hell House LLC (2015), Perfectos desconocidos (2017), The Psycho She Met Online (2017), The Unseen (2016).

List of cell phone movies

 6.7
 103K
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, surprise ending, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, psycho, woman in danger, danger, fear, murder, investigation, lifesaver, cell phone, control room, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 4.3
 22K
Cell (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, melancholic, scary, twist ending, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, violence, murder, airport, cell phone, suicide, virus, on the road, zombie, survival, teenage girl, paranoia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston, maine, new england
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 7.0
 138K
Buried (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, USA, France
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: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, captivity, isolation, danger, confined, desperation, fear, characters in danger, terrorism, buried alive, race against time, cell phone ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iraq, middle east
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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, twist ending, captivating, talky, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: cell phone, text message, secret, love affair, wife husband relationship, dinner party, discussion, reunited friends, revelation, friendship, trust, anger ...
Time: 21st century
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 6.3
 84K
The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: surprise ending, tense, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: train, conspiracy, money, fired from the job, train wreck, deception, deal, destruction, fight, telephone call, fbi, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city
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 7.6
 42K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, missing person, crimes, infidelity, morgue, haunted by the past, uncover truth, adultery, love, spouse killer, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
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
Plot: haunted house, dark secret, investigation, internet video, telephone, violence, brutality, basement, cell phone, handheld camera, halloween, bible ...
Time: 2000s
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Perfectos desconocidos (2017)
Genre: Comedy
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, thought provoking, psychological, intellectual, talky ...
Plot: dinner party, friendship, secret, under the surface, cell phone, family problems, relationships, character study, twists & turns, kids and family, husband wife relationship, betrayal ...
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 ...
Plot: hospital bed, cell phone, teenage girl, teenager, computer, hospital, caucasian, african american, website
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 5.4
 600
The Unseen (2016)
Genre: Action, 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 ...
Plot: cell phone, disease, bear, invisibility, snow, sawmill, missing daughter, lesbian, kicked in the head, father daughter relationship, flashback
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 4.9
 251
Feedback (2002)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Feedback is a techno-thriller that takes place a few years from now. Set in a bleak and desolate world, this is the story of three friends caught up in a streak of bad luck.
Plot: time travel, gun, phone booth, money, telephone, cell phone, metro, casino
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Shake, Rattle and Roll 9 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This ninth installment in the classic horror series offers up a trio of spine-chillers from the Philippines. In Christmas Tree, a rampaging Christmas tree is out for blood as it terrorizes a family during the holidays; next, in Bangungot, three ...
Plot: cell phone, broken arm, rock band, baseball, parrot, texting, unrequited love, asthma, sea, punk rock, merry go round, acid ...
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 5.1
 4K
Abominable (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A man, crippled in an accident, returns to the woods after rehabilitation, certain that he'll not see Bigfoot again.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: bigfoot, cave, blood, cell phone, yeti, violence spree, crimes, computers and web, escapades, legends and myths, satellite, plague ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.3
 220
The Suspect (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays an assassin who wants to go straight after getting out of prison, so he turns down a job from his former employer Simon Yam to kill a politician. Yam carries out the hit himself and manages to frame Koo for the crime, who then must ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, murder, hitman, paramilitary, cell phone, politics, state affairs, wrongfully committed, chases and races, life is a bitch, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
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Raiders of the Living Dead (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
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: rough, scary, serious
Plot: zombie, living dead, laser, pistol, swat team, hostage, cell phone, deadly, prodigy, danger, island, plague ...
Time: 80s
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Home Sweet Home (2013)
Genre: Horror, 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.
Plot: murder, gun, gore, cell phone, mask, masked killer, home invasion, sword, serial killer, hand, latex gloves, slasher ...
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 6.2
 6K
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, gun, forest, rich, cell phone, confined, drugs/alcohol, crime gone awry, danger, breaking point, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, riot, demonstration, organized crime, cell phone, hotel, bank, dishonesty, woman in danger, danger, investigation, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, sweden, europe
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 4.4
 83K
Skyline (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When strange lights descend on the city of Los Angeles, people are drawn outside like moths to a flame where an extraterrestrial force threatens to swallow the entire human population off the face of the Earth. Now the band of survivors must fight ...
Style: light, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: evil alien, ufo, vestiges of humanity, chaos, survival, apocalypse, alien encounter, abduction, danger, demolished city, spacecraft, group of friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, big ben london, hong kong
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 6.5
 49K
Session 9 (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tensions rise within an asbestos cleaning crew as they work in an abandoned mental hospital with a horrific past that seems to be coming back.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, psychology, supernatural, haunted by the past, mind game, rivalry, mentally unstable, murder, transformation, insanity, obsession, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.2
 5K
Phone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, 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, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Plot: ghost, coming out, cell phone, journalism, crimes, siblings relations, mystery, deadly, wooing, teenage life, supernatural, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
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 4.0
 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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy
Plot: woman in danger, kidnapping, bondage, stalking, model, handcuffs, mind game, captive, isolation, danger, obsession, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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 7.7
 305K
Man on Fire (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Mexico
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jaded ex-CIA operative John Creasy reluctantly accepts a job as the bodyguard for a 10-year-old girl in Mexico City. They clash at first, but eventually bond, and when she's kidnapped he's consumed by fury and will stop at nothing to save ...
Style: tense, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, lone hero, vengeance, daring rescue, friendship, mercenary, vigilantism, diary, cia, danger, warrior, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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 7.8
 36K
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: tense, stylized, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, arrest, innocence, lawyer, desperation, search, acupuncture, cell phone, rice, golf course, drunkenness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: asia, korea, south korea, tokyo
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I'll Always Know What You Did Last Summer (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Several teenagers in a small-town in Colorado concoct a July 4th prank based on a frightening legend that goes awry when their friend ends up accidentally killed; however, the teens agree to keep their involvement a secret from the authorities, who ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, small town, chainsaw, cell phone, crutch, rock concert, female singer, suicide note, violence, fireworks, baseball bat ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: colorado, usa, nevada
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 5.1
 5K
End Game (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alex Thomas was the man in charge of protecting the president but, when the time came to fulfill his duties, everything just went wrong. His conscience haunted by a bullet and his devotion to his country stronger than ever, Alex teams with seasoned ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, assassination, police, journalist, secret service, political conspiracy, haunted by the past, crimes, political intrigue, dishonesty, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c.
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 7.0
 220K
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: dark humor, exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, tough heroes, vengeance, assassin, car chase, one man army, gory, crime, race against time, danger, fist fighting, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.9
 49K
The Chaser (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, brutal, twist ending, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, prostitute, pimp, psychopath, search, woman in danger, police investigation, chase, murder, revenge, victim ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, korea, seoul
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The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, tough heroes, escape, amnesia, spy, cia, assassin, car chase, haunted by the past, uncover truth, secret, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, barcelona spain, langley virginia, hamburg germany, europe ...
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 4.9
 17K
The Big Bounce (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A small-time con artist and a Hawaiian real estate developer's mischievous, enterprising mistress team up for a potential $200,000 score.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: blackmail, seduction, deception, judge, robbery, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, surfing, cell phone, safe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hawaii, usa, new jersey
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