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 serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough and captivating films and TV shows about / with assumed dead, flashback, murder, blood, presumed dead, gun, danger, violence, death and revenge plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, France, Italy 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), The Bastard Executioner (2015), Mindhorn (2016), City Hunter (2018), Karate Girl (2011), The Vault of Horror (1973), China 9, Liberty 37 (1978), La Classe Américaine (1993).

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: disturbing, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: missing wife, assumed dead, emotional breakdown, seaside, presumed dead, love triangle, husband wife reunion, husband wife estrangement, observatory, father in law son in law relationship, sea, artistic creation ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: tel aviv israel, prague, paris france
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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: atmospheric, rough, mind bending, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: paralysis, conspiracy, disappearance, investigation, mystery, danger, journalism, sect, medical examiner, paranoia, delusion, murder ...
Time: 60s, 70s, future
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, czechoslovakia, prague czechoslovakia ...
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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, humorous, feel good, touching ...
Plot: starting over, circus, midlife crisis, human nature, parents and children, hopes, family relations, reunion, safari, assumed dead, father daughter relationship, lion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, singapore, paris france
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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: rough, bleak, melancholic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, executioner, knight, betrayal, corruption, forbidden love, crimes, false identity, society, brutality, intrigue, disguise ...
Time: 14th century
Place: wales
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 6.3
 11K
Mindhorn (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A washed up actor who played Mindhorn, a secret agent with a bionic eye, returns to the Isle of Man, the area where his most famous role was set, to help catch a killer.
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, psychotronic ...
Plot: amateur detective, murderer, police investigation, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, betrayal, mental illness, parody, revenge, deception, foot chase, paranoia ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, year 1989
Place: london
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 6.5
 3K
City Hunter (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicky Larson is tasked to recover the perfume of Cupid, a perfume that would make anyone who uses it irresistible.
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, colourful
Plot: womanizer, private detective, murder, gangster, gangsters, gun, presumed dead, weapons, perfume, mallet, gang, partners ...
Place: france, monaco
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Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Former Nazi Klaus Abard survives to the 1990s by taking anti-ageing pills. He plans to use a time travel trip to return to Germany in 1944 and present Hitler with a hydrogen bomb, so that he can win the war. Unfortunately the pilot, woman-chasing ...
Style: surreal, humorous, feel good, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: death of brother, conspiracy, secret, world war two, nazism, brother brother relationship, scientist, soldier, husband wife relationship, boss, neighbor neighbor relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1944, year 1996 ...
Place: germany, prague czech republic, prague, europe, czech republic ...
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 5.1
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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: unusual plot structure, suspense, twists and turns, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: female martial artist, kidnapping, karate, bandit, sibling relationship, fight, criminal, female fighter, showdown, female protagonist, violence, beating ...
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: anthology, serious, suspenseful, scary, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, storage unit, supernatural, serial killer, murder, dismemberment, scam, painting, magician, femme fatale, amateur detective, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: haiti, india, london
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China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gunslinger Clayton Drumm (Testi) is about to be hanged when he is given a chance to live if he will agree to murder Matthew (Oates), a miner who has steadfastly refused to sell his land to the railroad company. Matthew’s refusal is a major ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, old west, hanging, prostitute, dynamite, ranch, chases and races, lone wolves, betrayal, rivalry, deadly, on the run ...
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La Classe Américaine (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 70 min.
Story: George Abitbol, "the Most Classy Man on Earth", dies sputtering his famous last words: "Crappy world!" What the heck did he mean? Reporters Steven, Peter and Dave investigate. La Classe Américaine is a montage of scenes taken ...
Style: toilet humor, scatology
Plot: investigation, journalist, parody, respect, mysterious death, gay slur, threat, indian american, car accident, actor, flashback, fart joke ...
Place: alaska, texas
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 6.0
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Marked (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: Finland
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Irma Auer (Satu Silvo) is a former call-girl, trying to distance herself from the past. In a séance she is told to be 'marked for death', and is afterward threatened by her former pimp and abandoned by her groom, as he learns about her ...
Plot: morgue, priest, spiritualism, devil, car accident, doctor, prostitute, break up, breakup, death, suicide attempt, spiritualist ...
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Reaction Time (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A family confined to a villa in which they live. Outside an unnatural fog that burns people that enter in contact with it. No possibility for communication with the outside, only a hypothesis about a possible cause of the phenomenon. In complete ...
Style: allegory
Plot: assumed dead, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), killing an animal, barking dog, bedroom, abusive relationship, male nudity
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 7.7
 2K
Paanch (2003)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The film is "loosely" based on the 1976-77 Joshi-Abhyankar serial murders in Pune. It has been refused a clearance certificate by the censor board, twice on six grounds - the film glorifies violence; it shows the modus operandi of a crime ...
Style: avant garde, tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: kidnapping, fake kidnapping, friendship, rebellion, friendship between men, deception, duplicity, fictional band, betrayal, suspect, manipulation, rebellious youth ...
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Zahradnictv?: Rodinn? p??tel (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Melodrama set in Czech Republic during the Germain occupation.
Style: melancholic, romantic, captivating, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, world war two, love triangle, secret, sister sister relationship, friendship between men, hallucination, christmas eve, baby, father daughter relationship, death, blood ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1939, year 1945 ...
Place: europe, czech republic, czechoslovakia, central europe
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 7.6
 200K
The Impossible (2012)
Genre: 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: heartbreaking, motivational, captivating, suspense, tear jerker ...
Plot: survival, tsunami, natural disaster, catastrophe, family in danger, courage, disaster film, forces of nature, tragedy, destruction, danger, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: thailand, asia, southeast asia
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The Bourne Legacy (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
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: exciting, serious, visually appealing, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, chase, spy, on the run, off the grid, government conspiracy, secret agents, assassin, undercover, manhunt, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maryland, manila philippines, the philippines, virginia, seoul ...
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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: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: hollywood, hotel, chase, love triangle, mistaken identity, couple relations, farce, nothing goes right, chases and races, actor's life, on the run, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: oregon, usa
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 2.8
 686
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: serious, realistic, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, inheritance, slasher, family relations, deadly, danger, graphic violence, family in danger, siblings relations, estate, gory, family problems ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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 5.9
 21K
Jane Got a Gun (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After her outlaw husband returns home shot with eight bullets and barely alive, Jane reluctantly reaches out to an ex-lover who she hasn't seen in over ten years to help her defend her farm when the time comes that her husband's gang ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: gang, old west, farm, family relations, unlikely partners, family in danger, criminal's revenge, family problems, tough heroes, gunfight, survival, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 80s
Place: usa, missouri, new mexico
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Django Kill... If You Live, Shoot! (1967)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Mexican outlaw known as "The Stranger" is part of a band of thieves that steal a cargo of gold from a stagecoach. However, the Americans in the band betray him, and shoot all the Mexicans. The Stranger is not completely dead though, and ...
Style: offbeat, rough, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, old west, vigilantism, small town, betrayal, criminal's revenge, crimes, gangsters, deadly, gang, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
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 6.4
 295K
Salt (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, cia, female spy, espionage, double agent, spy, strong female lead, secret service, female assassin, agent as target, chase, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, soviet union, russia, washington d.c. ...
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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
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, comic, entertaining, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: good versus evil, danger, revenge, military, soldier, heroic mission, chaos, future dystopia, terrorist, government, attack, world domination ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, 1600s
Place: japan, egypt, washington d.c., tokyo, moscow russia ...
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, homecoming, siblings relations, old west, family relations, falling out a window, assumed dead, ex soldier, job seeking, falling through a window, corrupt sheriff ...
Time: 19th century
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Django the Bastard (1969)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A Union soldier returns from the dead to take revenge on three officers who betrayed his unit in battle.
Style: gothic
Plot: revenge, ghost, falling from height, violence, drinking alcohol, blood, punched in the face, saloon girl, noose, dynamite, stranger, bound and gagged ...
Is relevant ?
 4.8
 431
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: tense, realistic, serious, cult film, surprise ending
Plot: murder, hitman, femme fatale, ghost, erotic thriller, assassination, dishonesty, danger, crimes, computers and web, cons and scams, infidelity ...
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: suspenseful, psychological, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, held captive, crimes, danger, lake or river, writer's life, deadly, abduction, woman in danger, agent ...
Time: 90s
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The Big Picture (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Paul Exben is a success story – partner in one of Paris's most exclusive law firms, big salary, big house, glamorous wife and two sons straight out of a Gap catalog. But when he finds out that Sarah, his wife, is cheating on him with Greg ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: downfall, law firm, infidelity, redemption, couples, starting over, haunted by the past, hotshot lawyer, accidental killing, disposing of a dead body, crimes of passion, cheating wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, paris france, montenegro
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Chamber of Horrors (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A one-handed madman (he lost the hand while escaping a hanging) uses various detachable devices as murder weapons to gain revenge on those he believes have wronged him.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, car chase, gory, serial killer, lovers on the run, slasher, palaces castles and temples, psychopath, injustice, goofy hero, confined, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: baltimore, mexico, usa, latin america, new orleans
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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: suspenseful, rough, brutal, suspense, scary ...
Plot: deviant sex, exploitation, revenge, bondage, murder, rape, violence spree, woman in danger, crimes, life is a bitch, wrong place wrong time, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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