Locked door movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant locked door movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychotronic and macabre films and TV shows about / with locked door, murder, violence, knocking on a door, screaming, blood, chase, apology, death and telephone call plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as locked door: The Rental (2020), Kidnapping Stella (2019), Escape Room (2019), Lizzie (2018), The Ghost of Greville Lodge (2000), I Am Sam (2001), The Quiet Ones (2014), The Black Phone (2021), The Locked Room (2012), Tales of the Third Dimension (1984).

List of locked door movies

The Rental (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two couples on an oceanside getaway grow suspicious that the host of their seemingly perfect rental house may be spying on them. Before long, what should have been a celebratory weekend trip turns into something far more sinister.
Style: slasher, macabre, scary, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: evil wins, hidden camera, murder, brother, house, brother brother relationship, surveillance, car accident, caretaker, brawl, drug use, missing dog ...
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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, kidnapped woman, ransom, van, abduction, kidnapped, wealthy family, love, crimes, couple relations, criminal, father daughter relationship ...
Place: central europe, berlin germany
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Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: puzzle, death, riddles and clues, clue, survivor, group of strangers, characters killed one by one, teamwork, quest, game of death, trapped, code ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Lizzie (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman goes on a notorious ax-murdering rampage in Massachusetts at the turn of the century.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, psychotronic
Plot: last will and testament, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, father daughter relationship, chambermaid, friendship, promise, lawyer, employer employee relationship, hiding place, murder, fear ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: massachusetts, new england
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The Ghost of Greville Lodge (2000)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teenager James Greville has lived in children's homes his whole life, so he is surprised when a Great Uncle invites him to his country manor for a holiday. While exploring the sprawling Greville Lodge he soon discovers that it has many secrets.
Style: serious, captivating, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, secret, haunted house, uncle nephew relationship, teenage boy, haunted by the past, friendship, nightmare, locked door, christmas, cemetery, house fire ...
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The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While sorting her dead grandmother's affairs, a young woman boards in an eerie, southern mansion and soon discovers the matriarch may desire more than just her company.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, macabre, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: elderly, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, death, nightmare, old dark house, old mansion, daughter, haunted house, ghost, evil spirit, mansion ...
Time: 1920s
Place: arkansas
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I Am Sam (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: mentally challenged, father daughter relationship, custody, parents and children, social services, lawyer, against the odds, parenthood, human spirit, child custody, family relations, custody battle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Quiet Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, experiment, skepticism, mad doctor, possession, poltergeist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, point of view, self mutilation, seance, cameraman, death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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The Black Phone (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Finney Shaw, a shy but clever 13-year-old boy, is abducted by a sadistic killer and trapped in a soundproof basement where screaming is of little use. When a disconnected phone on the wall begins to ring, Finney discovers that he can hear the voices ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: child abduction, phone terror, clue, murderer, murder victim, kidnapped, psycho killer, homicidal maniac, escape attempt, locked door, survival horror, locked in a basement ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado
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The Locked Room (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 47 min.
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Story: Enomoto Kei is a security "otaku" working for a security firm, devoted to improving the securities system on a daily basis. He is not an easy person to familiarize oneself with, always collected and calm, unapproachable, a maniac in ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: uncover truth, puzzle, investigation, crime solving, locked in, breaking and entering, crime investigation, mystery, locked in a room, locked door, security guard
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Tales of the Third Dimension (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This movie is made-up of three tales, the first one is, "Young Blood" it is about a married pair of vampires who adopt a child. In "The Guardians," a pair of avaricious grave robbers make a terrible mistake when they visit the ...
Style: psychotronic, anthology, urban fantasy, vampire comedy
Plot: christmas, vampire, werewolf, foster child, airport, female vampire, senior citizen, christmas eve, waking up, husband wife relationship, hysterical outburst, jewelry ...
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House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: scary, suspense, slasher, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, torture, ghost town, violence, small town, wax museum, brutality, group of friends, traffic jam, museum ...
Time: 50s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, year 1974 ...
Place: usa, louisiana, new york, florida, paris france
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Psychobitch (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frida is different. Self chosen different. Marius, on the other hand is the most perfect boy in class, and likes to show off. When they have to work together at school, it's the start of a turbulent and challenging relationship. Generation ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: group of friends, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, manipulative girl, love triangle, passive aggressive girl, family relations, teacher, emotional abuse, awkward situation, humiliation ...
Place: eastern europe
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Jamie Marks Is Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No one seemed to care about Jamie Marks until after his death. Hoping to find the love and friendship he never had in life, Jamie’s ghost visits former classmate Adam McCormick, drawing him into the bleak world between the living and the dead.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: afterlife, ghost, high school, coming of age, seeing dead people, youth, death, hopes, supernatural, redemption, troubled teen, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Wolves at the Door (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Four friends gather at an elegant home during the Summer of Love, 1969. Unbeknownst to them, deadly visitors are waiting outside. What begins as a simple farewell party turns to a night of primal terror as the intruders stalk and torment the four, ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: home invasion, killing spree, attack, party, serial killer, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, cult, group of friends, mercilessness, murder, police officer ...
Time: 60s, year 1969
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Snowman (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Sweden
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Detective Harry Hole investigates the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous looking snowman.
Style: surprise ending, serious, melancholic, suspense, neo noir
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, snowman, snow, clue, murder, missing woman, police detective, missing person, drunkenness, doctors, investigation ...
Time: 2010s, year 1945, 2000s, year 2006, year 1989 ...
Place: norway, oslo norway
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Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When several young girls are found dead, left hideously aged and void of blood, Dr Marcus suspects vampirism. He enlists the help of the Vampire Hunter. Mysterious and powerful, Kronos has dedicated his life to destroying the evil pestilence. Once a ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, intense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire hunter, vampire, aging, dark humor, good versus evil, eternal life, adventure, supernatural, heroes, against the odds, undead, village ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, georgian era, 1770s
Place: england
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Beloved Sisters (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: love triangle, family relations, fall in love, family life, love affair, romance, love and romance, aristocrat, sister sister relationship, infidelity, extramarital affair, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: germany, swiss alps, switzerland
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Cheap Thrills (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.
Style: tense, disturbing, cynical, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: cocaine, mechanic, dark humor, bet, manipulation, life turned upside down, human nature, working class, crimes, society, disorder, greed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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Hitchcock (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Hitchcock follows the relationship between director Alfred Hitchcock and his wife Alma Reville during the making of his most famous film "Psycho" - and the trials and tribulations the director faced from Hollywood censors.
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: obsession, hollywood, showbiz, director, filmmaking, couple relations, love and romance, talented, artists and showbiz, dreams, husband wife relationship, jealousy ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1959 ...
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The Vault of Horror (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The sequel to Tales from the Crypt. Five strangers trapped in a basement vault converse about their recurring nightmares. Their stories include vampires, bodily dismemberment, east Indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, vampire, supernatural, serial killer, murder, painting, dismemberment, scam, magician, insurance, mysterious character, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti, india, london
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Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, exciting, humorous, stylized, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, toys, adventure, rescue, friends, disney, jealousy, family, rivalry, teamwork, bad guy, foe turned friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, ohio
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The Mysterious Castle in the Carpathians (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In 1897, in a castle near the town of Werewolfville in the Carpithians, a slightly deranged Professor Orfanik experiments with his new inventions which include, even at this early date, television and a film camera. He is also an obsessed opera fan, ...
Style: fairy tale, parody, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, obese woman, rich man, locked door, trapped, nobleman, collector, superstition, private investigation, friendship, village, narcissism ...
Place: central europe
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The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a bumbling pair of employees at a medical supply warehouse accidentally release a deadly gas into the air, the vapors cause the dead to re-animate as they go on a rampage seeking their favorite food: brains!
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, slasher, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, punk, cemetery, crematorium, cannibalism, back from the dead, nuclear, mortician, strong violent content, experiment gone awry, supernatural, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: usa, kentucky, san diego california
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The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop chases two hippies suspected of a series of Manson family-like murders; unbeknown to him, the real culprits are the living dead, brought to life with a thirst for human flesh after government officials conduct pest control experiments using ...
Style: slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful, experimental ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hippie, zombie, countryside, contamination, investigation, gas station, hospital, murder, plague, undead, morgue, radiation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1974
Place: england, europe, london
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Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, humorous, not serious, bloody, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, mutant, deadly creature, river, death, monster, stupidity, brutality, mad scientist, nudity (full frontal - brief), animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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Moment by Moment (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It tells the story of a romance between a young drifter named Strip Harrison (John Travolta) and an older wealthy woman, Trish Rawlings (Lily Tomlin).
Style: sexy, talky, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beach, couples, stalking, infidelity, family problems, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, romance, starting over, dishonesty, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles
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Going Overboard (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, sex comedy, sexy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ship, ocean, ambition, dictator, bartender, friendship, cruise ship, jealous boyfriend, silly humor, disorder, workplace romance, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s
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The Grissom Gang (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Grissom Gang is a remake of the notorious 1949 British melodrama No Orchids For Miss Blandish. Kim Darby plays a 1920s-era debutante who is kidnapped and held for ransom. Her captors are the Grissoms, a family comprised of sadists and morons, ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, cynical, biting, tense ...
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, family relations, gang, gangsters, survival, nightclub singer, criminal gang, fall in love, love affair, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, year 1931
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Ex Drummer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Belgium, France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three handicapped losers who form a band ask famous writer Dries to be their drummer. He joins the band and starts manipulating them.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: nihilism, rock, dark humor, manipulation, homosexual, cocaine, rehearsal, buddies, music band, lifestyle, insanity, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
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