Assumed dead movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant assumed dead movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating and psychological films and TV shows about / with assumed dead, gun, danger, blood, violence, murder, crimes, flashback, gunshot and kidnapping plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as assumed dead: Ismael's Ghosts (2017), Short Night of Glass Dolls (1971), Itinerary of a Spoiled Child (1988), Mirage (2020), Hacker (2019), The Unnamed (2016), The Impossible (2012), The Bastard Executioner (2015), Open Windows (2014), Krrish (2006).

List of assumed dead movies

Ismael's Ghosts (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The film tells the tale of a widowed film director who is in the middle of making a film about an atypical diplomat inspired by his brother. While he has started a new life with Sylvia, he still mourns the death of a former lover, Carlotta, who ...
Style: erotic, enigmatic, disturbing, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: husband wife reunion, female nudity, filmmaking, father in law son in law relationship, beach, disappearance, party, seaside, presumed dead, love triangle, emotional breakdown, hospital ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, prague, tel aviv israel
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Short Night of Glass Dolls (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, West Germany, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American journalist in Prague searches for his girlfriend who has suddenly disappeared.
Style: scary, mind bending, atmospheric, rough, slasher ...
Plot: disappearance, paralysis, paranoia, mystery, sect, journalism, medical examiner, delusion, reporter, hospital, black magic, ritual ...
Time: 60s, 70s, future
Place: prague, czech republic, czechoslovakia, europe, central europe ...
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Itinerary of a Spoiled Child (1988)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A foundling, raised in the circus, Sam Lion becomes a businessman after a trapeze accident. However, when he reaches fifty and becomes tired of his responsibilities and of his son Jean-Philippe, he decides to disappear at sea. However, he runs into ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: starting over, midlife crisis, circus, parents and children, human nature, family relations, hopes, father daughter relationship, safari, lion, time travel, hotel ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, paris france, singapore
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 6.0
 508
Mirage (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Claire lost her husband Gabriel during the tsunami in 2004. His body was never found. 15 years later, Claire has a new life with Lukas and her son Zack. After a decade of mourning and professional purgatory, she has just landed a dream job in Abu ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret service, espionage, terrorism, mission, ex couple relations, ex husband ex wife relationship, investigation, uncover truth, secret mission, mystery, female blackmailer, confronting the past ...
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 5.3
 630
Hacker (2019)
Genre: Action, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 13-year-old Benjamin discovers that his mother didn’t die in an accident as he was led to believe. The trail leads to high-ranking officials in the Danish Secret Service. "Trust no one!", he is told.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, dark
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: prodigy, computer hacker, computers and web, hacker, computer genius, computer program, uncover truth, computer cracker, political intrigue, computer nerd, geek, foster home ...
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 9.0
 5K
The Unnamed (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The coffin of an expatriate worker with manipulated identity intense the identity crisis when another person's corpse is found inside.
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: corpse, identity crisis, uncover truth, presumed dead, slave trade, secret identity, secret, mystery, slave trader, truck driver, wine, funeral ...
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 7.5
 225K
The Impossible (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Spain, Thailand, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of ...
Style: suspense, motivational, heartbreaking, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: disaster, survival, natural disaster, ocean, catastrophe, courage, tsunami, forces of nature, destruction, hopes, family in danger, tragedy ...
Time: year 2004, 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, southeast asia
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The Bastard Executioner (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A blood-soaked, medieval epic that tells the story of Wilkin Brattle, a 14th century warrior, whose life is forever changed when a divine messenger beseeches him to lay down his sword and lead the life of another man: a journeyman executioner. Set ...
Style: bleak, melancholic, rough, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, executioner, knight, corruption, betrayal, brutality, forbidden love, crimes, society, intrigue, disguise, violence ...
Time: 14th century
Place: wales
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Escape Room: Tournament of Champions (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six people unwittingly find themselves locked in another series of escape rooms, slowly uncovering what they have in common to survive as they discover all the games that they've played before.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: trapped, game of death, survival horror, game, quest, survival, most dangerous game, teamwork, female protagonist, trap, struggle for survival, hostage ...
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Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The theatrical movie spin-off of the ABC’s Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries will follow Essie Davis’ private detective as she embarks on a global adventure to find missing treasure, solve murders and break aviation records... After freeing a ...
Style: captivating, feminist film, psychological, disturbing, sincere
Plot: treasure hunt, female detective, riddles and clues, artifact, imprisonment, private detective, mind game, disappearance, young girl, investigation, twists and turns, escapades ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929, year 1918
Place: jerusalem, australia, london, palestine, scotland yard ...
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 5.1
 15K
Open Windows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nick is excited to discover that he's won a dinner date with his favorite actress, Jill Goddard. But when Jill refuses to honor the contest, he receives an offer he can't refuse: the ability to view Jill secretly via computer. Nick begins ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: internet, obsession, twists and turns, computer, manipulation, paranoia, mystery, woman in danger, crimes, greed, adaptation, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, london, texas, los angeles, austin texas
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 6.4
 22K
Krrish (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In Singapore, Krishna is forced by circumstances to use his superpowers and become a masked superhero named Krrish, before getting drawn towards his lost legacy.
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: secret identity, save the world, good versus evil, superhero, megalomaniac, adventure, undercover, self discovery, master villain, fall in love, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Place: india, singapore, asia
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 6.8
 53K
Arctic (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek ...
Style: suspense, touching, uplifting, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, boys' night
Plot: survival, arctic, helicopter crash, man versus nature, stranded, snow, polar bear, fish, ice, very little dialogue, struggle for survival, winter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: antarctica
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Danger: Diabolik (1968)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: One of the great comic book movies of all time from director Mario Bava.
Style: erotic, psychedelic, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, robbery, heist, exploitation, spy, robin hood, cult, police, money, police inspector, master criminal, on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
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 6.4
 124K
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: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: trapped, puzzle, survival, game of death, clue, group of strangers, riddles and clues, quest, insecurity, death, teamwork, survivor ...
Place: chicago illinois
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K.G.F: Chapter 1 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A period drama set in the 1970s, KGF follows the story of a fierce rebel who rises against the brutal oppression in Kolar Gold Fields and becomes the symbol of hope to legions of downtrodden people.
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: gold, undercover, gold mine, rags to riches, greed, mission, heroism, mob boss, organized crime, rise and fall, ambition, mafia ...
Time: 70s
Place: india
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 5.1
 556
Karate Girl (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Okinawa, Ayaka Kurenai was born in the world’s greatest legendary Karate family. When she was a child, her family was attacked by a mysterious gang that seeks legendary black belt. Her father Soujiro Kurenai was killed and her younger sister ...
Style: suspense, stylized, unusual plot structure, captivating, cult film
Plot: female martial artist, pretty girl, karate, pretty woman, martial arts, kidnapping, teenage girl, japanese schoolgirl, schoolgirl, sibling relationship, bandit, fight ...
Place: japan, okinawa, okinawa japan
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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: surprise ending, slasher, suspense, macabre, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, painting, greed, buried alive, elevator, husband wife relationship, hanged man, brother sister relationship, supernatural power, female vampire, artist, painter ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, haiti, london
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You Are a Widow, Sir (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a soldier cuts off the arm of king's cousin, king decides to deactivate the army. Of course, generals don't like it at all and they try to kill the king. The assassin should be artificial body in the shape of actress Evelina Keleti ...
Style: surreal, absurd, parody, experimental, psychotronic ...
Plot: fictitious kingdom, female nudity, switching bodies, astrologer, absurdism, actress, brain, brain transplant, human brain, transsexual, king, prisoner ...
Place: central europe
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Kill the Wickeds! (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A robber decides to hide his loot in a ghost town, helped by his girlfriend and his one remaining man. Keeping it though may be a problem, with the lone inhabitant, an old lady, a mysterious stranger, a recent widow and a former gang member all more ...
Plot: cowboy, revenge, money, fire, ghost town, fistfight, thirst, stagecoach robbery, wagon train, old woman, caravan, white horse ...
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The Bourne Legacy (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, South Korea, Philippines, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: New CIA operative, Aaron Cross experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the previous actions of Jason Bourne.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, breathtaking, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, chase, intelligence agency, cia agent, tough guy, intelligence, secret service, assassin, conspiracy, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, virginia, usa, new york ...
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Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The divine Didi, a European actress known more for her bubble bath scenes than for her acting, decides she has had enough with bubble baths and wants to be taken seriously as an actress. So much so that she runs away during the middle of a scene ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, hollywood, chase, mistaken identity, farce, love triangle, couple relations, nothing goes right, actor's life, artists and showbiz, on the run, disorder ...
Time: 60s
Place: oregon, usa
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 2.8
 839
Will to Die (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In order to qualify to inherit the family fortune, the four heirs must spend the night in the family estate. However, during the night someone starts killing them off.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, inheritance, incest, axe murder, graphic violence, siblings relations, family in danger, family relations, family problems, estate, masochism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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Inspector Lavardin (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspector Lavardin is called to a provincial village to investigate a murder – only to find that one of his ex-lovers is the victim’s widow.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, who done it, uncover truth, friendship, police detective, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, brittany
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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, military, heroic mission, ninja, superhero, chaos, government, attack, spy, treason, gunfight, person on fire ...
Time: future, 21st century, 17th century, 2000s
Place: japan, washington d.c., egypt, paris france, france ...
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Blood for a Silver Dollar (1965)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two brothers part company only to be reunited when one is hired to stop a thief who turns out to be his sibling.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: civil war, empire, american civil war, rivalry, homecoming, siblings relations, vengeance, old west, family relations, post civil war, job seeking, ex soldier ...
Time: 19th century
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 4.7
 525
Cold Sweat (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mark Cahill is a good family man with a loving wife and two wonderful children. Mark also happens to be a hit man who is haunted by his last victim, a blonde, who keeps appearing in his bedroom at the worst of times. His life becomes even more ...
Style: erotic, psychological, surprise ending, tense, realistic ...
Plot: sex scene, hitman, ghost, femme fatale, woman with a gun, making love, woman seduces a man, erotica, murder, guilt, male nudity, blonde ...
Time: 90s
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Cabin by the Lake (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A screenwriter does research for his new script by actually kidnapping and drowning young girls. He then places them in his "garden" of other dead girls coming back daily to check on them. One girl narrowly escapes and the other bodies are ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, crimes, psychopath, missing girl, held captive, lake, writer's life, woman in danger, river, abduction, agent ...
Time: 90s
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, buddy movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: time travel, time machine, teenager, high school, changing the past or future, time, rock and roll, sent to the past, medieval, adventure, classmate classmate relationship, travel ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future, 20th century, 1810s ...
Place: ancient greece, california, new mexico, usa, vienna ...
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Run! Bitch Run! (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Things go horribly wrong when Catherine and Rebecca, two Catholic School girls, knock on the wrong door while selling Religious paraphernalia.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, erotic, brutal ...
Plot: rape and revenge, exploitation, revenge, rape, bondage, murder, erotica, lesbian sex, lesbian, rape victim, deviant sex, sexploitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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