Out of the way movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant out of the way movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, slasher and rough films and TV shows about / with out of the way, danger, deadly, crimes, survival, isolation, murder, serial killer, gory and blood plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, Australia, Canada and other countries.
out of the way
 78
out of the way movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as out of the way: Swerve (2011), Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008), Road Rage (2000), Bikini Spring Break (2012), Bear (2010), Road Train (2010), Scarce (2008), Detour (2009), The Bleeding House (2011), Disappearance (2002).

List of out of the way movies

 5.4
 2K
Swerve (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Driving cross-country to a job interview, Colin takes a short cut and comes across a fatal road accident. One of the drivers, Jina, is shaken but unhurt; the other has been killed instantly. Beside the dead body is a briefcase full of money, which ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, betrayal, rivalry, police corruption, cons and scams, intrigue, twists and turns, disorder, crimes, small town, chase, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Chiba appears seven days before a person dies an unexpected death. His job is to observe the person for seven days then decide either to ‘execute’ or ‘pass over’. Today, again, in the rain, he waits. His subject, her death due in seven days, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, stylized, offbeat
Plot: supernatural, workplace situations, gangsters, angel, future dystopia, hopes, betrayal, destiny, inventions and discoveries, adolescence vs adulthood, boss and employee, child as adult ...
Place: japan
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 3.2
 903
Road Rage (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The highway to hell runs straight through a college campus in this compelling thriller about a killer truck. After helping a pretty co-ed out of a nasty domestic situation, Jim Travis gives the girl a lift home. But once on the road, the situation ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Plot: car chase, chase, psychopath, on the road, college life, crimes, serial killer, empire, stalking, woman in danger, college, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
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Bikini Spring Break (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of coeds from a small conservative college break out of their shells when their marching band bus breaks down in Fort Lauderdale during Spring Break.
Style: sex comedy, sexy, realistic, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: road trip, spring break, beach party, youth, bus, nothing goes right, best friends, teenage life, friends, disorder, female nudity, beach ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Gay Bed and Breakfast of Terror (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Helen and Luella are just another typical God-fearing mother and daughter who happen to bake Mincemeat muffins and run a charming if not a bit faded Bed and Breakfast Inn. Or are they? On the eve of the biggest gay party weekend of the year, and ...
Style: scary, not serious, humorous, slasher, sexy ...
Plot: gay, eccentric family, survival, confined, isolation, religions or cults, supernatural, unlikely criminals, parents and children, couple relations, escapades, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 2.9
 1K
Bear (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young couples are driving through a remote forest when their car breaks down. When a run-in with a curious grizzly bear ends up with the bear being shot to death, the bear's mate arrives on the scene and vengefully attacks their van. The ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary, psychological thriller
Plot: grizzly bear, bear attack, forest, bear, survival, dangerous animal, confined, pregnant woman, creature feature, travel, killer animal, animal attack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.7
 4K
Road Train (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A supernatural thriller about a group of teenagers menaced by a driver-less train in the Australian outback.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychological
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck, survival, supernatural, deadly creature, psycho, outback, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, insanity, dehydration, love triangle, abandoned house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia
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 4.1
 1K
Scarce (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: SCARCE depicts the gruesome fate of three lost snowboarders trapped at an isolated forest cabin owned by two menacing locals who harvest human flesh. As the day of the slaughter nears, they attempt to escape barefoot through the frozen wilderness.
Style: serious, bleak, suspense, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: cannibal, buddies, isolation, skiing, wilderness, redneck, crimes, cannibalism, road trip, serial killer, travel, snow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.2
 1K
Detour (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Driving back to Norway, Lina and Martin reach a roadblock where a policeman tells them to take a detour deep into the Swedish forest. But soon one creepy incident after another leaves them stranded in the dark woods and everything seems much too ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, slasher ...
Plot: survival, forest, isolation, deathtrap, escapades, stranded, video surveillance, redneck, travel, road trip, monster, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe
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The Bleeding House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Smiths -- a family with a secret past -- are visited by a sweet-talking southern gentleman who is looking for small town humanity. But they'll soon find out that kindness towards strangers is not always rewarded, and the secretive ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, mysterious character, psychopath, violent death, crimes, family problems, obsession, family life, haunted by the past, vengeance, family secret, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Disappearance (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A family driving through Nevada decides to take some snapshots at an out-of-the-way ghost town named Weaver, and horrible things start happening.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, captivating, mind bending
Plot: ghost town, desert, escapades, ghost, confined, stalking, mystery, survival, isolation, supernatural, valet, crow ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, new mexico
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 5.1
 10K
Reeker (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Strangers trapped at an eerie travel oasis in the desert must unravel the mystery behind their visions of dying people while they are preyed upon by a decaying creature.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, survival, mystery, confined, youth, psychopath, murder, characters killed one by one, monster, dismemberment, dead teenager, redneck ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.8
 24K
Wind Chill (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two college students share a ride home for the holidays. When they break down on a deserted stretch of road, they're preyed upon by the ghosts of people who have died there.
Style: suspense, psychological, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, winter, snow, paranoia, on the road, frostbite, wilderness, supernatural horror, isolation, loss of friend, stranger ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 20th century, 2000s, year 1953 ...
Place: pennsylvania
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California Dreamin' (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Romanian director Cristian Nemescu's comedy California Dreamin' (aka Nesfarsit, 2007) unfolds against the backdrop of the Kosovo War, circa 1999. A NATO train rolls through a Romanian hamlet, transporting a plethora of weapons across the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, depressing ...
Plot: military, ego clash, military life, culture clash, hopes, ambition, soldier, society, nothing goes right, disorder, hypocrisy, village ...
Time: 90s
Place: eastern europe, balkan, kosovo, europe, former yugoslavia
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Headless Horseman (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven college kids take a shortcut on their way to a party and unfortunately end up in Wormwood – a "lost" town in the middle of nowhere. They find something strange and sinister happening there – bones and weird decorations line Main ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, survival, ghost, supernatural, crimes, vengeance, legends and myths, woman in danger, teenage boy, human sacrifice, teenage girl, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Hitchhiker (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, realistic, rough ...
Plot: psychopath, on the road, crimes, confined, mind game, woman in danger, isolation, desert, murder, hitchhiker, serial killer, christmas ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
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 3.1
 835
Alive or Dead (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While traveling down a desolate road, Maria comes upon an apparently abandoned school bus. A girl has written “Help Me” in one of the windows, and Maria quickly discovers the messy secrets that lie in the back of the bus. Maria soon finds ...
Style: slasher, realistic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: woman in danger, phone sex, crimes, female protagonist, teenager, killer, redneck, serial killer, masturbation, bus, female masturbation, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.5
 259
Pure Danger (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A paroled short order cook and a waitress go on the run with a bag of diamonds that accidentally falls into their possession, prompting two warring gangs to come after them.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: gang, restaurant, on the run, crimes, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, gangsters, waitress, female nudity, ex convict, out of the way, chases and races
Time: 90s
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Nature Unleashed: Avalanche (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It begins on a glacier nestled on a frozen peak high in the wild Ural Mountains of Russia, kissed by clouds, the top of the world. A lonely, forbidding place, it's home to THOM CUSSLER and brother, JOCK, a pair of transplanted westerners ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, survival, rescue, save the day, race against time, adventure, catastrophe, empire, mountain, plague, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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 3.8
 950
Axed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A strict father loosens up enough to let his children take a day off school for a trip to the countryside. But things turn darker when the family realize he is planning to make it their last outing ever.
Style: slasher, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: family relations, unemployment, psychopath, family in danger, confined, rivalry, isolation, parents and children, countryside, murder, crisis, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 4.6
 4K
Conspiracy (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Gulf War veteran with PTSD (Kilmer) heads to a small town to find his friend. When he arrives his friend and his family have vanished and the townsfolk afraid to answer questions about their disappearance. He soon discovers that the town is owned ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, war, politics, uncover truth, military life, missing person, army investigation, soldier, crimes, retiring, spy, illegal immigration ...
Time: contemporary
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Jackson County Jail (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a powerful drama about a young woman who stumbles into a nightmare land of hijacking and humiliation while driving cross-country from California to New York.
Style: road movie, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison rape, women in prison, murder, injustice, rape and murder, escape, prison, roadblock, car, exploitation, cross country trip, rape ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
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Fool for Love (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman is waiting in a motel for her boyfriend, when an old flame turns up and tries to take her back to the life she is trying to leave behind.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: motel, sex crime, couples, family relations, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction, couple relations, love triangle, isolation, human nature, siblings relations, introspection ...
Time: 80s
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Welcome to Woop Woop (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.
Style: humorous, entertaining, talky, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: dark humor, farce, kidnapping, american abroad, australian, desert, opposites attract, nothing goes right, friends, goofy hero, fish out of water, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, manhattan new york city, sydney australia, new york
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Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A couple encounters a perverted gas station attendant who threatens them with a shotgun. They take a deserted path in Texas to seek help, but only meet up with a cannibalistic clan interested in helping themselves to fresh meat.
Style: slasher, bloody, suspense, scary, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, torture, cannibalism, death, survival, murder, masked killer, cannibal, hitchhiker, psychological torture, human monster, violent ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, florida, california
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Trailer Park of Terror (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on the Imperium Comics series, Trailer Park of Terror. Six troubled high school students and their chaperon, an optimistic youth ministries Pastor, return from an outdoor character building retreat in the mountains. During a raging storm, ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bus, zombie, deal with the devil, isolation, teenage life, crimes, redneck, prostitute, chase, violence spree, supernatural, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
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Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While driving to Las Vegas for the bachelor party of her sister Melissa and her fiance Bobby, Kayla stops the car in the gas station to meet her date, Nik, a guy she met on the internet. Nik convinces her to take a secondary road under the protest ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, road movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, truck driver, truck, sister sister relationship, road trip, chase, kidnapping, torture, breaking and entering, fear, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, utah
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 5.8
 2K
Lost (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trapped in a maze of endless desert highways, bound by a vital deadline, and pursued by an unseen menace....Jeremy Stanton is about to take the longest ride of his life. He will learn that when you reach the crossroads of life...you must be careful ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: on the road, map, heist, race against time, crimes, road trip, husband wife relationship, empire, desert, isolation, flashback, car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, nevada, usa
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The Encounter (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When five strangers with nothing in common come together at a remote roadside eatery, they place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them ... and is eerily reminiscent of Jesus Christ.
Style: christian film, tense, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: christian, faith, diner, jesus, human spirit, self discovery, religions or cults, mysterious place, group of strangers, society, mysterious character, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, xian
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Penny Dreadful (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Young Penny goes on a retreat with her psychologist; the intention is to help her overcome her phobia, an intense fear of cars. Unexpected events find her in a nightmarish situation where her worst fears come true.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: phobia, mind game, isolation, psychologist, kidnapping, on the road, crimes, mystery, family relations, psychopath, doctors and patients, survival ...
Time: contemporary
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