Damsel in distress movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant damsel in distress movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, realistic and suspense films and TV shows about / with damsel in distress, kidnapping, danger, gun, rescue, violence, fistfight, fight, murder and blood plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as damsel in distress: The Seven Deadly Sins (2014), Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Getaway (2013), R... Rajkumar (2013), The Adventures of Paula Peril (2014), Absolution (2015), Burning for Revenge (2008), Horror Stories (2012), Bad Samaritan (2018), The Eternal Love (2017).

List of damsel in distress movies

The Seven Deadly Sins (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The “Seven Deadly Sins”—a group of evil knights who conspired to overthrow the kingdom of Britannia—were said to have been eradicated by the Holy Knights, although some claim that they still live. Ten years later, the Holy Knights have ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, touching, ecchi ...
Plot: demon, seven deadly sins, super strength, friendship, immortality, giant, sin, deity, battles, magic, fight, talking animals ...
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Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, witty, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police, investigation, gunfight, undercover, fish out of water, smuggling, damsel in distress, maverick cop, verbal byplay, partners against crime, drug dealing, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa, michigan ...
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 4.4
 24K
Getaway (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former race car driver Brent Magna (Hawke) is pitted against the clock. Desperately trying to save the life of his kidnapped wife, Brent commandeers a custom Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake, taking it and its unwitting owner (Gomez) on a high-speed ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, hostage, damsel in distress, daring rescue, mysterious character, escapades, crimes, on the run, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, computer hacker, hacker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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R... Rajkumar (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Rajkumar (Shahid Kapoor) is an aimless youth who works for a drug baron named Shivraj (Sonu Sood). His latest mission is to kill a rival dealer named Manik Parmar (Ashish Vidyarthi). But Rajkumar's life changes forever when he claps eyes on the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: heroes, rivalry, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, crimes, love and romance, one man army, tough heroes, damsel in distress, love, gang war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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The Adventures of Paula Peril (2014)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A sexy reporter and an intrepid cameraman. Adventures are to be had! This is an anthology with 30 minutes of new storyline added. The Adventures of Paula Peril merges Mystery of the Crystal Falcon, The Invisible Evil, and Midnight Whistle into ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, exciting, cliffhanger
Plot: female reporter, mystery, greed, damsel in distress, revenge, rivalry, heroine, artifact, adventure, supernatural being, father daughter relationship, newspaper editor ...
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 4.4
 3K
Absolution (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA, Ukraine
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a contract killer (Steven Seagal) encounters a girl on the run from a dangerous mob boss (Vinnie Jones) with powerful political ties, running a human trafficking operation, he is torn between protecting the girl, and remaining loyal to the ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: damsel in distress, on the run, conspiracy, chase, dark past, gangsters, escape, corruption, organized crime, spy, flashback, restaurant ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: ukraine, new york, eastern europe
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Burning for Revenge (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Fuego en la sangre is a telenovela that began transmissions on January 21, 2008, through Mexico's Canal de las Estrellas network. Starring Adela Noriega, Eduardo Yáñez, Diana Bracho, and Guillermo García Cantú. It is the Mexican remake of ...
Style: serious, sincere, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: love interest, love triangle, brother brother relationship, damsel in distress, murder, vengeance, betrayal, revenge, husband wife relationship, loveless marriage, infidelity, deception ...
Place: mexico
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 5.7
 645
Horror Stories (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The opening film of the 16th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival(PiFan) is HORROR STORY, the horror omnibus film of four episodes by five filmmakers including Jeong Bum Shik(EPITAPH), Kim Gok and Kim Sun(WHITE), Hong Ji Young(THE NAKED ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, rough, slasher, anthology
Plot: kidnapping, home alone, teenage girl, strong female character, damsel in distress, mother daughter relationship, abduction, criminal, survival, psychopath, murder, sadism ...
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 6.4
 23K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, obsession, investigation, psychopath, psycho killer, home invasion, sadist, sadism, held captive, maniac, captive ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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The Eternal Love (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Mo Lian Cheng is the 8th prince of Dongyue who is forced to marry Qu Tan Er who was already in love with Mo Yi Huai (Mo Lian Cheng's elder brother). Qu Tan Er tries to commit suicide one day because she doesn't want to marry Mo Lian Cheng ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: forced marriage, romance, reincarnation, love triangle, split personality, supernatural power, dual identity, damsel in distress, amnesia, lost love, secret identity, romantic rivalry ...
Place: ancient china, china
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 4.2
 1K
Molly (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A girl living alone in a post apocalyptic wasteland finds herself hunted down by marauders who want her to fight in their fighting pit for their entertainment.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: post apocalypse, strong female character, strong female lead, human experiment, mutant, good versus evil, rescue, supernatural power, damsel in distress, fight, martial arts, one against many ...
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 4.8
 7K
Rupture (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A single mom tries to break free from a mysterious organization that has abducted her.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, tense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, conspiracy, paranoia, damsel in distress, fear, abduction, human experiment, imprisonment, violence, mutation, laboratory, fanatic ...
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 4.1
 65
Ang Panday (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The movie’s plot revolves around Flavio’s daring rescue of his lady love Maria (played by Iza Calzado) from Lizardo. The hero of the story is assisted by his friends Bugoy, Emelita, and Marcos
Style: captivating, stylized, semi serious, exciting, reboot ...
Plot: magic, heroes, good versus evil, damsel in distress, rescue, sword and sorcery, forced marriage, blacksmith, swordsman, death, monkey, scientist ...
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 4.4
 167
Evil Cult (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tough-as-nails adventurer, Neil Stryker, faces immeasurable odds in this madcap comedy bloodbath when he comes face to face with an EVIL CULT! Armed with a bag of tricks, Stryker unleashes the pain on Walter, the cult leader, and his brainwashed ...
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: cult, mad scientist, isolation, damsel in distress, supernatural power, time travel, demon, heroes, afterlife, bloodbath, time portal, poison gas ...
Time: future
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The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: absurd, scenic, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, tarzan, feral child, animal attack, gorilla, slavery, tough guy, revenge, survival, betrayal, brutality, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: africa, london, united kingdom, congo
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 2.5
 244
Gunblast Vodka (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Supermodel Everhart is kidnapped by bad guy Prochnow and rescued by good guy Otto in technopop action.
Style: semi serious, humorous, rough, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, rivalry, serial killer, confined, captivity, undercover, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, femme fatale, rescue mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: poland
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Girl Walks Into a Bar (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sharp-witted comedy that follows a group of apparent strangers in interlocking stories taking place in ten different bars during the course of one evening throughout Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous
Plot: nightlife, lifestyle, disorder, strong female character, damsel in distress, sex scene, bartender, dentist, city life, female bartender, female nudity, blonde ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Tarzan & Jane (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Sprightly amusement for kids of all ages, Disney's direct-to-video sequel to its animated hit sandwiches jungle derring-do and lots of silly sight gags between song and dance number. With the first anniversary of her wedding to Tarzan (voice of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, surprise ending
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: tarzan, jungle, heroes, feral man, family life, romance, animal life, adventure hero, husband wife relationship, rescue, damsel in distress, fight ...
Time: 1910s
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King Solomon's Mines (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: An adventurous quest for a treasure hidden in King Solomon's mines, based on H. Rider Haggard's timeless tale.
Style: serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventurer, heroes, adventure, rivalry, escapades, damsel in distress, leader, male female relationship, daring rescue, trap ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, cape town south africa
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 6.3
 94
Luck (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Petr, a recently discharged officer, arrives in a tiny mining town in the remote Siberian taiga to hunt for gold. When he finds it, the other prospectors cannot forgive his luck.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: murder, wilderness, damsel in distress, bravery, criminal gang, gold, manhunt, treasure hunt, epiphany, golddigger, kidnapping, rape ...
Place: siberia, russia
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 5.3
 2K
Saving Zoë (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Echo must deal with the regular dramas of high school, in addition to grappling with the murder of her older sister, Zoë. But when Echo receives a diary from Zoë's boyfriend, she begins to untangle the secret life her sister lived.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, murder mystery, damsel in distress, friendship, brutality, investigation, life is a bitch, youth, disorder, society, fight, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.0
 1K
Jungle (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Where beasts feared to tread, he made it his home; Where the scorching sun could not reach, he shined in the cold bloodedness. Where the police never managed to catch him, he always killed
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: jungle, hostage, rescue, love triangle, lone wolves, love and romance, crimes, adventure, damsel in distress, terrorist, captive, moll ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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One in the Chamber (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, violence spree, corruption, mob boss, murder, mob hit, gangsters, damsel in distress, crime boss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: prague, europe, eastern europe
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 6.0
 97K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, desert, obsessive quest, treasure hunter, adventure, archaeology, escapades, good versus evil, explorer, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, sahara, nigeria, egypt
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 6.3
 192K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, couples, love and romance, on the run, undercover, espionage, escapades, partners, cia, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
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 7.2
 2K
Underdog (1964)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A shoe shine puppy transforms himself into a superhero every time Sweet Polly Purebread (a pretty TV reporter) gets in trouble.
Style: exciting, humorous, light, captivating, not serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, cartoon dog, mad scientist, fighting crime, superhuman powers, laboratory, hidden identity, good versus evil, escapades, family, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
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Secrets of Sweet Sixteen (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Another Ernst Hofbauer schoolgirl exploiter in the same vein as his Schoolgirl Report films, but for this one he raised the sleaze level to new heights with non-pornographic scenes of rape, pedophilia, satanic rituals, virgin sacrifice and golden ...
Style: parody
Plot: rape, damsel in distress, dysfunctional marriage, satanism, peeping tom, virgin sacrifice, sexual pleasure, exhibitionism, cheating wife, police, promiscuous woman, dating ...
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 6.0
 392
Wanted (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Giuliano Gemma, elected sheriff by his small town, is unjustly accused of murder and forced to flee. The man behind the false charge is a lurid figure who leads a band of cattle rustlers. Our hero tries to prove his innocence by getting rid of his ...
Plot: jail, small western town, false accusation, card playing, villain arrested, damsel in distress, horse, showdown, manhunt, woman with a gun, stagecoach, cowboy ...
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 4.3
 13K
Fair Game (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Max Kirkpatrick is a cop who protects Kate McQuean, a civil law attorney, from a renegade KGB team out to terminate her
Style: sexy, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, woman in danger, gunfight, hostage, fbi, police detective, conspiracy, nudity (full frontal - brief), police protection, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa
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Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, killer, lone hero, chase, tough guy, fight scenes, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, assassin, crimes, murder, assassination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, rio de janeiro, thailand, ukraine, cambodia ...
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