Panic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant panic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, scary and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with panic, danger, survival, blood, death, fear, violence, brutality, catastrophe and chase plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
panic
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panic movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as panic: Paranormal Activity (2007), Sanctum (2011), Open Water (2003), The Blair Witch Project (1999), Leatherface (2017), 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019), Black Summer (2019), Us (2019), Metro (2013), Deepwater Horizon (2016).

List of panic movies

Paranormal Activity (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban 'starter' tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is certainly most active in the middle of the night. Especially ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, fear, supernatural, panic, paranormal activity, videotaping, danger, evil force, demonic possession, couples, desperation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: usa, california, los angeles, san diego california
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 5.9
 55K
Sanctum (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum, from executive producer James Cameron, follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cave, expedition, survival, danger, forces of nature, underground, deathtrap, adventure, panic, struggle for survival, death, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: papua new guinea
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 53K
Open Water (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Two divers are left out at sea without a boat. There’s nothing but water for miles, unless they look at what’s underneath them...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, rough, suspense ...
Plot: stranded, shark, survival, isolation, shark attack, panic, ocean, ocean or sea, scuba diving, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), abandonment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, student film
Plot: witch, in the woods, fear, mysterious place, panic, videotaping, friends, wilderness, lost in the woods, forest, supernatural, survival ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1994
Place: maryland, usa
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 5.0
 21K
Leatherface (2017)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will ...
Style: suspense, slasher, psychotronic, brutal, bleak ...
Plot: panic, slasher killer, psycho killer, chainsaw, mask, murder, escape, chainsaw murder, violence, sociopath, sadist, mutilation ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1955, year 1965
Place: texas, southern usa
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47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five backpackers, diving in a ruined underwater city, quickly learn they are not alone in the submerged caves.
Style: suspense, bloody, suspenseful, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: shark, underwater, shark attack, great white shark, cave, killer shark, diving, ruins, panic, survival horror, chase, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 26K
Black Summer (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, tense, disturbing, dark ...
Plot: zombie, survival, apocalypse, panic, death, escape, blood, summer, chaos, zombie apocalypse, survivor, walking dead ...
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 259K
Us (2019)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, psychological thriller, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, panic, home invasion, amusement park, chase, hall of mirrors, african american, childhood memory, family vacation, torment, survival, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 7K
Metro (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Terror strikes the underground train system in Moscow in the form of a flood from a collapsed tunnel. The film follows a diverse group of Moscow citizens who find themselves trapped in the city’s underground rail network, their train derailed and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, disaster movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, train, subway, survival, asthma, adventure, danger, catastrophe, chaos, flood, love triangle, hysteria ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Deepwater Horizon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Style: disaster movie, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: natural disaster, courage, rescue, oil rig, explosion, trapped, disaster film, sea, survival, panic, oil, fire ...
Time: year 2010, 2010s, 21st century, 70s
Place: louisiana, boston, california
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 5.8
 19K
The Reef (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A great white shark hunts the crew of a capsized sailboat along the Great Barrier Reef.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary
Plot: shark, animal horror, underwater, survival, ocean or sea, boat accident, ocean, boat, killer shark, dangerous animal, shark attack, tourist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
Is relevant ?
 5.5
 13K
3 from Hell (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Wilson, the demented Firefly clan escape to ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, panic, sadist, death, murder, homicidal maniac, prisoner, serial murder, criminal, brutality, evil, insanity ...
Time: year 1988, 80s
Place: mexico, texas
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The Last Days (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 2013; A mysterious epidemic spreads across the planet. Humanity develops an irrational fear of open spaces that causes instant death. Soon, the world population is trapped inside buildings. As Barcelona descends into chaos, Marc sets off on a quest ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: epidemic, apocalypse, plague, chaos and mayhem, survival, tunnel, panic, water shortage, danger, confinement indoors, pregnancy, extinction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 3K
Shiki (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sotobamura is a small village with around 1300 residents; so small the village isn't even connected to a single highway. An isolated village in which old customs, such as the burial of the dead, are still practiced. One day, the bodies of three ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, suspenseful, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, murder, danger, insanity, deadly, violence, desperation, imaginary, mass murder, panic, mysterious death ...
Place: japan, asia
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 115K
Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, suspense, psychotronic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: skyscraper, heroism, lone hero, protective parent, fire, panic, penthouse, suicide bomber, hi-tech, family in danger, betrayal, ex soldier ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, minnesota
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 75K
Jaws 2 (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Police chief Brody must protect the citizens of Amity after a second monstrous shark begins terrorizing the waters.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: shark, rescue, panic, boat accident, great white shark, survival, ocean, island, death, swimming, danger, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, new england
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 10K
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, suspense, futuristic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, apocalypse, one night, nuclear war, race against time, danger, panic, nuclear holocaust, love affair, fall in love, survival, end of the world ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, future
Place: los angeles, antarctica
Is relevant ?
 2.8
 2K
Arachnoquake (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Giant albino spiders break free from the depths of Earth in New Orleans, making everyone’s worst nightmare a reality.
Style: exciting, not serious, suspense, absurd, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: giant spider, asthma, asthma inhaler, panic, supernatural, chaos, dangerous animal, danger, deadly, forces of nature, creature feature, earthquake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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 8.1
 854K
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Sullivan and Mike Wazowski are monsters, they earn their living scaring children and are the best in the business... even though they're more afraid of the children than they are of them. When a child accidentally enters their world, ...
Style: feel good, sweet, funny, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids, date night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, monster, creature, adventure, imaginary, friends, rivalry, parallel world, computer animation, misfit, villain, talking animals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: himalaya
Is relevant ?
 4.5
 7K
The Swarm (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Scientist Dr. Bradford Crane and army general Thalius Slater join forces to fight an almost invisible enemy threatening America; killer bees that have deadly venom and attack without reason. Disaster movie-master Irwin Allen's film contains ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, disaster movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, bee, military, danger, rescue, race against time, plague, antidote, panic, deadly creature, investigation, save the day ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, texas, houston texas
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The Show Must Go On (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Croatia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During a reality show a war starts, but the producer will do anything to hide it from the contestants.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: survival, panic, fictional war, paranoia, father son relationship, isolation, tv show in film, television producer, danger, father child relationship, tv news, distopia ...
Time: future
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Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.
Style: scary, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural, afterlife, ghost, social worker, death, panic, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, missing child, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 18K
Airport (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, passenger, airplane, stowaway, danger, stewardess, panic, bomb, save the day, rescue, landing, race against time ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: rome italy, new york, chicago illinois, detroit, las vegas ...
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 6.6
 397K
This Is the End (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
Style: not serious, humorous, parody, satirical, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, actor, celebrity, creature, end of the world, friends, survival, chaos and mayhem, disorder, chaos, panic, painting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, cold war, underwater, nuclear, nuclear submarine, sea disaster, catastrophe, danger, leadership, race against time, patriotism ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, moscow russia
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Burning Bright (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After her lousy stepfather steals her savings to buy a vicious tiger, Kelly loses all hope of going to college. But Kelly's situation worsens when a hurricane leaves her and her autistic brother boarded up in their house with the man-eating ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: dangerous animal, autism, tiger, wild animal, woman in danger, animal attack, danger, trapped, killer animal, survival, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Snakes on a Plane (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: snake, airplane, dangerous animal, giant snake, death, danger, catastrophe, passenger, warner bros, panic, save the day, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, hawaii, bali, honolulu hawaii
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 52K
47 Meters Down (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two sisters on Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean, with oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: shark, shark attack, ocean, survival horror, diving, diver, killer shark, panic, great white shark, underwater, sibling relationship, sole survivor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mexico
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 22K
Demons (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of people are trapped in a West Berlin movie theater infested with ravenous demons who proceed to kill and possess the humans one-by-one, thereby multiplying their numbers.
Style: scary, exciting, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, plague, chaos, danger, supernatural, panic, survival, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, youth, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, italy, west germany, rome italy
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 172K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: found footage, trapped, videotaping, zombie, quarantine, danger, shooting, plague, characters in danger, handheld camera, infected, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, usa, europe
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